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Posted on 11-08-2021 by Admin
With reference to defense forces of India, Indian Air Force was officially established on:
1. 8 October 1946
2. 8 October 1936
3. 8 October 1942
4. 8 October 1932
Ans 4. 8 October 1932
Introduction The Indian Air Force was officially formed on 08 October 1932. Its first aircraft flight took place on 01 April 1933. On its strength were six officers and 19 air soldiers (literally air warriors) trained by the RAF.
The Indian Air Force was formed on October 8, 1932. According to the information given on the official website of the Indian Air Force, the Indian Air Force aircraft made its first flight on April 1, 1933. At that time it had six RAF-trained officers and 19 air sepoys (literally air warriors).
The Indian Air Force is said to have been established as a unit of the Air Force of the British Empire. The word Royal was added to its name during World War II but was dropped in 1950 after independence.