Watch: SU-30MKI fighter aircraft given water salute at the Thanjavur air base
Mon, Jan 20, 2020, 03:56 PM
BrahMos-armed Sukhoi Su-30MKI has received water salute at Thanjavur Air Force Station at the induction ceremony as IAF inducted 222 Tigersharks Squadron in Tamil Nadu on Monday. The induction ceremony was done in the presence of Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria. The first squadron of Sukhoi-30 MKI fighter jets has been modified to carry BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles. The Su-30MKIs are one of the most potent weapons in the IAF armoury. The new squadron will enhance the IAF's air defense capability and ensure vigil over the Indian Ocean Region.