The first C-295 medium tactical transport aircraft was inducted into the Indian Air Force on Monday, boosting its logistics capabilities.
The induction ceremony took place at the Hindan Air Force Station here in the presence of Defense Minister Rajnath Singh.
IAF chief Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari attended the induction ceremony along with senior officials from both the IAF and Airbus.
Mr Singh later took part in a ‘Sarva Dharma Pooja’ performed at the hangar to mark the induction.
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