#Aero India

4 Feburary.Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
4 Feburary.Yelahanka, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
India Air Force's helicopter aerobatic team 'Sarang' performed during the second day of the Aero India 2021 at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Sarang helicopter aerobic display team spanned the skies, creating heart-shaped formations
  • Sarang is a part of the Indian Air Force (IAF) aerobatic team
  • This was a part of the public air show at the 13th edition of Aero India being held at Yelahanka, Bengaluru

3 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that the Aero India 21 will display the vast potential of India. (Photo credit: PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak)(PTI02_03_2021_000146B)

  • 'It promises to be the World's First Ever Hybrid Aero and Defence exhibition,' Rajnath Singh said
  • DRDO to showcase (AEW&C) system, LCA Tejas and LCA Navy
  • Participants are required to carry negative RT-PCR report for COVID-19 test

3 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh addresses during the curtain raiser program of Aero India 2021, in Bengaluru. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • India is vigilant and prepared to counter any misadventures to defend territorial integrity, Rajnath Singh said
  • 'We plan to spend USD 130 bn on Defence modernisation in the next 7-8 years', he added
  • He said that 'Domestic production of complex defense platforms has become the focus of our policy'

2 Feburary.Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
The highlight of Aero India 2021 would be the inauguration of India Pavilion, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ Aero India)

  • Aero India 2021 is Asia's largest military aviation exhibition
  • It is scheduled to be held from February 3 to February 5 in Bengaluru
  • Over 600 exhibitors from more than 50 countries will participate in the event

2 Feburary
US Air Force Deputy Undersecretary, International Affairs, Kelli L Seybolt was part of the delegation that came Bengaluru for Aero India. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • A delegation of US government officials is taking part in the Aero India 2021
  • US Charge d'Affaires Don Heflin said there is compatibility and interoperability between the militaries of the two nations
  • The possible impact of sharing critical technologies with Indian firms was discussed