Guwahati: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has conveyed best wishes to the air warriors and their families on the occasion of 88th Air Force Day-2020 of Indian Air Force (IAF) here today.
He said in a message, “Eighty-eight years of dedication, sacrifice and excellence mark the journey of the IAF which is today a lethal and formidable force to reckon with.”
Defence Minister expressed that the Nation was proud of its men and women in blue and salutes the prowess of the IAF as it stands ready to face challenges and deter adversaries. “We remain committed to the enhancement of IAF's combat capability through modernisation and indigenisation, Rajnath Singh tweeted.
Defence Minister also expressed confidence that the IAF would always guard the Nation's skies, come what may, adding, “Here's wishing you blue skies and happy landings always”.
Eastern Air Command, Shillong of Indian Air Force (IAF) also celebrated 88th Air Force Day 2020 today.
Air Marshal Amit Dev AVSM VSM, AOC-in-C, (EAC) administered oath to all the personnel & awarded commendations to Air Warriors.
HQs #EasternAirCommand #Shillong of @IAF_MCC celebrated 88th #AirForceDay2020 today. Air Marshal Amit Dev AVSM VSM, AOC-in-C, #EAC administered oath to all the personnel & awarded commendations to #AirWarriors.#TouchTheSkyWithGlory pic.twitter.com/6tA28fcc8M
— PRO Defence Tezpur (Assam/Arunachal Pradesh) (@ProAssam) October 8, 2020