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A rare BHEL Swati aircraft can be found at a Science Center near Kapurthala - along with the IAF's very first MIG-23BN!
- Punjab ::
A Gnat adorns the birth city of Nirmal Jit Singh Sekhon, the only Param Vir Chakra awardee of the Indian Air Force. The aircraft's identity can now be resolved as Gnat IE-1079. A photograph of the aircraft taken in 2013 has been uploaded in the wikimedia commons. The aircraft seems to be in its new location at the collectorate and its identity has been confirmed. This Gnat, IE-1079 is one of the direct supply examples from Folland (GT-009) and has served with No.23 Squadron Panthers during the 1965 war.
9 Wing AF, Halwara Articles : 2
Halwara Air Force Station is situated south west of Ludhiana, and is on the Grand Trunk Road from Delhi to Amritsar at a junction of several rail lines. The town lies about 170 miles (270 km) northwest of Delhi . Halwara was in the center of action in the 65 and 71 wars. Aircraft like the Hunter, Mysteres, Canberras , MiG-21s operated from this airfield.Two aircraft are displayed at the war memorial in Halwara. A Hawker Hunter and a Sukhoi-7 flank the War Memorial obelisk in the airbase.