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The Indian Air Force Day is celebrated every year on October 8. This year marks the 90th anniversary of the event.

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IAF Marks 90 Years Of Glory, Excellence And Bravery

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The newly inducted indigenously-built Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) "Prachand" will also be a part of the fly-past in a three aircraft formation.

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Honouring the contributions of the Indian Air Force, King George VI in 1945 added the prefix “Royal” before its name.

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Since 1950, the IAF has been involved in four wars with neighbouring Pakistan.

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The grand fly-past will be held at Sukhna Lake later in the afternoon. It will be presided over by President Droupadi Murmu.

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Among helicopters, the advanced light helicopter Dhruv, Chinook, Apache and Mi-17 will take part in the aerial display.

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the the Congo Crisis (1960-1966), the Annexation of Goa (1961), the Second Kashmir War (1965), the Bangladesh Liberation War (1971) to the Kargil War (1999),

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This day is observed by the Indian Air Force, in honor of their bravery75 fighter jets are participating in the flypast

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As a part of the 90th anniversary celebration, nearly 80 military aircraft and helicopters will be participating in the Air Force Day

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The Government of India took over the Indian Air Force in 1950

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Air Chief Marshal V R Chaudhari will inspect the parade.

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The Chief of Air Staff will also unveil the new pattern of combat uniform for the IAF personnel on this occasion, they said.

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