IAFs upgraded MiG 29 showcased its combat capabilities at Admapur, Maharashtra

Posted on:08 Oct 2018 10:18:40
IAFs upgraded MiG 29 showcased its combat capabilities at Admapur, Maharashtra
08 October 2018 Current Affairs:

The upgraded MiG-29, Indian Air Force’s beast, has gained in strength and ferocity. It has been a much-needed boost. The upgraded MiG-29 showcased its combat capabilities at Admapur, Maharashtra. MiG-29 is a Russian-origin aircraft, now capable of effecting mid-air refuelling, is compatible with latest missiles and can launch multi-dimensional attacks. 

It should be noted that the previous ‘legacy version’ of MiG-29 played an important role as the IAF stamped its supremacy over the Pakistani force during the Kargil War of 1999

New features of MiG-29: 

♦ Mid-air refuelling facility that increases its range 

♦ It has the ability to launch the latest missiles and multi-dimensional attacks 

♦ It is capable to take off vertically

♦ It has the ability to take off possible within 5 minutes of spotting a hostile jet

♦ It is featured with the glass cockpit with ‘Multi-functional Display’ screens


The upgraded MiG-29, Indian Air Force’s beast, has gained in strength and ferocity. It has been a much-needed boost. The upgraded MiG-29 showcased its combat capabilities at Admapur, Maharashtra. MiG-29 is a Russian-origin aircraft, now capable of effecting mid-air refuelling, is compatible with latest missiles and can launch multi-dimensional attacks. 

It should be noted that the previous ‘legacy version’ of MiG-29 played an important role as the IAF stamped its supremacy over the Pakistani force during the Kargil War of 1999

New features of MiG-29: 

♦ Mid-air refuelling facility that increases its range 

♦ It has the ability to launch the latest missiles and multi-dimensional attacks 

♦ It is capable to take off vertically

♦ It has the ability to take off possible within 5 minutes of spotting a hostile jet

♦ It is featured with the glass cockpit with ‘Multi-functional Display’ screens


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