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Deadliest Aircrafts and weopons of the Indian Air Force

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The Indian Airforce is the air branch of the Indian Armed Forces and ranks fourth among the air forces in the world. It is extremely powerful and holds a colossal fleet of around 1721 aircrafts in service. The Indian Airforce aircrafts are of Russian, British, French, Israeli, US and Indian origin with Russia dominating the aircraft inventory. There are approximately 900 combat aircrafts with the Indian Airforce. Following is the list of the deadliest Indian Airforce aircrafts in service with the Indian Airforce.

Top 4 deadliest Indian Airforce Aircrafts

MiG-21:

Also known as Mikoyan -Gurevich MiG-21 is a supersonic jet fighter and interceptor aircraft in the Soviet Union. It has been used by approximately 60 nations over four continents and is still being used widely by many countries. It created history by becoming the most-produced supersonic jet aircraft in the aviation archive. 

MiG -29:

It was created as an air superiority during the 1970’s by Mikoyan design bureau. It is a twin-engine jet fighter aircraft in the Soviet Union. They are designed in such a wat that they can combat against any enemy aircraft, perform different operations and can be used in a range of air-to-surface armaments and precision munitions. They are manufactured in several variants such as MiG-29M, MiG-29K and the most advanced till date MiG-35. 

Sukhoi Su-30:

It is developed in the Soviet Union by Russia’s Sukhoi Aviation corporation. It is basically a multirole fighter for all-weather and is a twin-engine, two-seat fighter aircraft. It has two distinguished version branches manufactured by competing organizations. It basically started as an internal development project by Sukhoi.

HAL Tejas:

The Tejas is the second supersonic fighter aircraft developed by Hindustan Aeronautical Limited (HAL). Since 2016, Tejas Mark 1 is in production for the Indian Airforce. These aircrafts are basically single-engine, delta wing and multirole light fighter designed by the Aeronautical Development Agency and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited for the Indian Airforce. 

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