List of Fighter Jets of Indian Air Force: Important for Defence Exams

List of Fighter Jets of Indian Air Force: Important for Defence Exams

List of Fighter Jets of Indian Air Force: The Fighter Aircraft are the back bone of the Indian Air Force. Fighter jet is a military fixed-wing aircraft designed primarily for air-to-air combat against other aircraft. The main aim of the  fighter jet include not only its firepower but also its high speed and maneuverability relative to the target aircraft. The fighter jet's tactical role is to establish air superiority over the battlefield like Indian Air Force did in the Air Surgical Strike. Here, we have provided you the detaiols of the Fighters Jet of Indian Air Force

List of Fighter Jets of Indian Air Force

1. Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 Commoly Known as (MiG-21):

It is a supersonic jet fighter and interceptor aircraft, designed by the Mikoyan-Gurevich Design Bureau in the Soviet Union. 

Type: Multi Role

2. Mikoyan MiG-29:

It is a twin-engine jet fighter aircraft designed in the Soviet Union. Developed by the Mikoyan design bureau as an air superiority fighter during the 1970s

3. Sukhoi Su-30:

The Sukhoi Su-30 is a twin-engine, two-seat super-maneuverable fighter jet developed in the Soviet Union by Russia's Sukhoi Aviation Corporation. Sukhoi Su-30 is multirole fighter for all-weather, air-to-air and air-to-surface deep interdiction missions

4. Dassault Mirage 2000:

This Fighter Jet is a French multirole, single-engine fourth-generation jet fighter manufactured by Dassault Aviation.

5. Dassault Rafale:  

The Dassault Rafale, meaning "gust of wind" and "burst of fire" in a more military sense) is a French twin-engine, multirole fighter aircraft, canard delta wing jet designed and built by Dassault Aviation. The Dassault Rafale is referred to as an "omnirole" aircraft by Dassault.

6. SEPECAT Jaguar:

It is a British-French jet attack aircraft originally used by the British Royal Air Force and the French Air Force in the close air support and nuclear strike role. This fighter Aircarft is still in service in significantly upgraded form with the Indian Air Force.

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