An IAF test pilot flew MiG-35 during the MAKS 2019 airshow held in Zukhovski. (Photo courtesy IAF Twitter handle)
An IAF test pilot flew MiG-35 during the MAKS 2019 airshow held in Zukhovski. (Photo courtesy IAF Twitter handle)

IAF delegation attends MAKS 2019 air show in Russia

ANI | Updated: Aug 30, 2019 08:45 IST

New Delhi [India], Aug 30 (ANI): A delegation of Indian Air Force personnel led by Director General of Air Operations Air Marshal Amit Dev on Thursday attended International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS 2019 air">airshow held at the Russian city of Zukhovski.
During the visit, the delegation was shown MiG-35 and Su-57 fighter air">aircraft, while two IAF test pilots -- BS Reddy and FL Roy -- got the opportunity to fly MiG-35.
"Indian Air Force delegation led by Air Marshal Amit Dev, Director General Air Operations, visited International Aviation & Space Salon MAKS 2019 air">airshow being held at Zukhovski, Russia from 27 to 29 Aug 19," Indian Air Force wrote on Twitter. MAKS is Russia's premier international air">air show held biennially at Zhukovsky International Airport near Moscow.
The air">aircraft is usually seen as Russia's attempt to market its wares for foreign purchases.
The 2019 edition of the three-day show kickstarted on Tuesday. (ANI)

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