Indian Air Force is participating in Tactical Leadership Programme at Egyptian Air Force Weapon School in Cairo west Airbase with three Su-30MKI aircraft, two C-17 aircraft and 57 IAF personnel including C-17 contingent. 

The Programme which began today will continue upto 24th of next month.   It is a unique exercise with Air assets in a Large Force Engagement environment, simulating various conflict scenarios. The exercise is aimed at enhancing defence cooperation between the two countries and exchange of best practices.

In the present geopolitical scenario, this exercise provides a unique opportunity to showcase reach and capability of the Indian Air Force. It will also provide an opportunity to showcase the Su-30 MKI manufactured in India by HAL and India’s expertise for deeper indigenisation of spares and components.