Indian Air Pressure chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria reached Colombo on Wednesday to attend the seventieth anniversary celebrations of the Sri Lankan Air Pressure, an IAF spokesperson said. He’s throughout the island nation on an invitation from SLAF commander Air Marshal Sudarshana Pathirana.
Final week, the IAF despatched its Suryakiran Aerobatic Workforce, Sarang Helicopter Show Workforce and the Tejas Mild Fight Plane to Sri Lanka to take part throughout the SLAF’s seventieth anniversary celebrations from March 3-5.
“As a part of his two-day go to, the IAF chief will attend the inaugural ceremony on March 3 throughout which a flypast and aerobatic show is scheduled. The air present at Galle Face, Colombo will see participation by an IAF contingent comprising Suryakiran and Sarang aerobatic show groups and Tejas LCA,” said an IAF assertion.
The IAF contingent arrived in Colombo on February 27. The Suryakiran Aerobatic Workforce took half throughout the SLAF’s golden jubilee celebrations twenty years prior to now.
The presence of the IAF chief in the midst of the inaugural day of the air current reinforces the power of IAF-SLAF ties, and his go to will extra strengthen the current cooperation and open up newer avenues of mutual curiosity, the assertion said.