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Active Indian Air Force Aircraft (2019)

The Indian Air Force maintains a mixed stock of old and new aircraft platforms to cover a multitude of over-battlefield roles.

Active Indian Air Force Aircraft (2019)

The Indian Air Force maintains a mixed stock of old and new aircraft platforms to cover a multitude of over-battlefield roles.

OVERVIEW



There are a total of 27 Active Indian Air Force Aircraft (2019) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin. Return to the Modern Aircraft Index.

NOTES:
2017: The Indian Air Force is the only global operator of the SEPECAT Jaguar. However, some of the existing fleet are undergoing a complete modernization / update process to keep them viable for the coming decade.






Aerospatiale Alouette III
Light Multirole Helicopter
Picture of the Aerospatiale Alouette III
001
National Flag Graphic
1960
Antonov An-32 (Cline)
Tactical Military Transport
Picture of the Antonov An-32 (Cline)
002
National Flag Graphic
1976
BAe Hawk
Advanced Trainer / Light Strike Aircraft
Picture of the BAe Hawk
003
National Flag Graphic
1976
Beriev A-50 (Mainstay)
Airborne Early Warning and Control (AWACS) Aircraft
Picture of the Beriev A-50 (Mainstay)
004
National Flag Graphic
1984
Boeing (Hughes) AH-64 Apache
Dedicated Two-Seat Attack Helicopter
Picture of the Boeing (Hughes) AH-64 Apache
005
National Flag Graphic
1986
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Boeing 737 (Series)
Short-to-Medium Range Passenger Airliner / Freighter Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing 737 (Series)
006
National Flag Graphic
1968
Boeing C-17 Globemaster III
Tactical / Strategic Military Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing C-17 Globemaster III
007
National Flag Graphic
1995
Dassault Mirage 2000
Multirole Fighter / Strike Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Dassault Mirage 2000
008
National Flag Graphic
1979
Dornier Do 228
Utility Transport / Maritime Patrol Aircraft
Picture of the Dornier Do 228
009
National Flag Graphic
1982
HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
Multirole Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter
Picture of the HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
0010
National Flag Graphic
2002
HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
Intermediate-Advanced Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
Picture of the HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
0011
National Flag Graphic
1968
HAL LCH (Light Combat Helicopter)
Light Attack Helicopter
Picture of the HAL LCH (Light Combat Helicopter)
0012
National Flag Graphic
2019
HAL Tejas LCA (Light Combat Aircraft)
Multirole 4th Generation Lightweight Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the HAL Tejas LCA (Light Combat Aircraft)
0013
National Flag Graphic
2015
IAI Searcher
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
Picture of the IAI Searcher
0014
National Flag Graphic
1992
Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
Strategic Transport / Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
0015
National Flag Graphic
1975
Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)
In-Flight Refueling Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)
0016
National Flag Graphic
1984
Kamov Ka-226 Sergei (Hoodlum)
Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)
Picture of the Kamov Ka-226 Sergei (Hoodlum)
0017
National Flag Graphic
2002
Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules
Tactical Medium Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules
0018
National Flag Graphic
1999
Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
Swing-Wing Ground Attack Aircraft
Picture of the Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
0019
National Flag Graphic
1975
Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
Lightweight Multi-Role Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
0020
National Flag Graphic
1984
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
Single-Seat Supersonic Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
0021
National Flag Graphic
1959
Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter / Gunship
Picture of the Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
0022
National Flag Graphic
1981
Mil Mi-26 (Halo)
Heavy-Lift Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Mil Mi-26 (Halo)
0023
National Flag Graphic
1983
Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
All-Weather Heavy Assault Gunship / Attack Helicopter
Picture of the Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
0024
National Flag Graphic
2005
Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
Multirole Medium-Lift Helicopter
Picture of the Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
0025
National Flag Graphic
1967
SEPECAT Jaguar
Strike Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the SEPECAT Jaguar
0026
National Flag Graphic
1973
Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
Two-Seat, Twin-Engine Air Superiority / Strike Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
0027
National Flag Graphic
1996


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