During my recent visit to
Though all the jets fly fast and look cool (well, prettymuch all fighter planes look cool) many of the planes, particularly the Migs,are in their sunset years. The Jaguars, however, are being upgraded.Surprisingly absent in the video are the IAF’s Mirage 2000s, which performedwell in the Kargil war of the late nineties and which are also undergoingupgrading.
One can’t help wondering what future aircraft such exerciseswill feature. The MMRCA will appear, as will the Tejas. Eventually the shadowymedium combat aircraft (MCA) will make its appearance, as well as the Indianversion of the PAK FA.