Exercise Pitch Black 18- After flying high Down Under, IAF team set to return
Exercise Pitch Black 18- After flying high Down Under, IAF team set to return

Exercise Pitch Black 18- After flying high Down Under, IAF team set to return

Aug 19,2018 SOURCE: DNA INDIA

The Indian Air Force was invited for the first time to participate in Exercise Pitch Black –– a biennial multi-national large force employment warfare exercise hosted by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF). This exercise was conducted between July 24 to August 18.

Indian contingent consisted of 145 air-warriors including Garud team, 04 X Su-30 MKI, 01 X C-130 and 01 X C-17. Group Captain CUV Rao VM was  leading the contingent.

IAF men created many histories during the nearly month long exercise.

Here’s one of them: