India's super troopers

Indian Air Force paratroopers of the Akash Ganga team gliding in to land during a full-dress rehearsal for their Air Force Day parade at Air Force Station Hindon, in Ghaziabad town, on the outskirts of New Delhi, on Tuesday. The Indian Air Force will
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Indian Air Force paratroopers of the Akash Ganga team gliding in to land during a full-dress rehearsal for their Air Force Day parade at Air Force Station Hindon, in Ghaziabad town, on the outskirts of New Delhi, on Tuesday. The Indian Air Force will celebrate its 83rd anniversary tomorrow.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 07, 2015, with the headline 'India's super troopers'. Print Edition | Subscribe