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IAF launches air combat-themed mobile game featuring Abhinandan-like pilot

The game, 'Indian Air Force: A Cut Above', seeks to give the youth a "realistic feel of the Air Force" and motivate them to take up career in the IAF

The IAF’s existing 69 MiG-29s are currently undergoing a $900-million mid-life upgrade to the MiG-29UPG standard	Photo: Indian Air Force website
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Press Trust of India New Delhi
A new video game themed on various aerial combats and missions of the IAF, including airstrikes, and featuring a pilot character resembling Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was launched by Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa on Wednesday.

The game, 'Indian Air Force: A Cut Above', seeks to give the youth a "realistic feel of the Air Force" and motivate them to take up career in the IAF.

The game, available on both Android and iOS, aims to engage tech-savvy audience above the age of 14, and tell them that a career in the IAF is a "cut above the rest", a senior

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First Published: Jul 31 2019 | 9:49 PM IST

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