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IAF ramping up deployment in key bases along LAC amid border row with China

The IAF has also pressed into service a fleet of C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft as well as C-130J Super Hercules in transporting heavy military equipment and weaponry

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Indian Air Force | India China border row | Chinese incursion in Ladakh

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 



IAF, Boeing Apache
It has also deployed Apache attack choppers and Chinook heavy-lift helicopters to transport troops to various forward locations.

The is significantly enhancing deployment of its frontline jets, attack helicopters and transport fleet in all its key bases guarding the airspace along the Line of Actual Control in view of heightened border tension with China in eastern Ladakh, people familiar with the development said on Saturday.

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First Published: Sat, July 04 2020. 23:53 IST

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