‘Proud nation expresses gratitude to air warriors’: PM Modi on 87th Air Force Day

On the occasion of Indian Air Force Day on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed gratitude to the ‘air warriors and their families’ while stating that the Indian Air Force (IAF) continues to serve the nation with ‘utmost dedication and excellence’.

“Today, on Air Force Day, a proud nation expresses gratitude to our air warriors and their families. The Indian Air Force continues to serve India with utmost dedication and excellence,” PM Modi said in a tweet.

Modi also shared a video showcasing various accomplishments of the Indian Air Force.

Today is a big day for the Indian Air Force as it is celebrating its 87th birth anniversary.

“On the occasion of 87th Anniversary, Indian Air Force extends its heartfelt greetings to the courageous air-warriors & their families. The Courage, Valour, Commitment, Dedication & Zeal are inspiration for all,” IAF said in a tweet.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh also took to his Twitter account and said, “Greetings to all Indian Air Force personnel and their families on the 87th IAF Day. The IAF is the shining example of exemplary courage, fortitude, determination and impeccable service to our nation. These men and women in Blue have the ability to touch the sky with grit and glory.”