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Farewell, Foxbat

Farewell, Foxbat

Jan 16, 2007

April 16, 2006The air force station at Bareilly is like any other airbase in the country. Clean, well maintained, neatly pruned hedges, shining insignias and signs all around, even flowers…

Travels in Bofors Country

Travels in Bofors Country

Jan 14, 2007

June 2005I’M sure guns are the last thing on most people’s minds when they drive into Karlskoga. This tiny town, three hours west of Stockholm, is big on serene lakes,…

The Indo-Pak Air War of 1965

Jan 13, 2007

I just heard that BharatRakshak’s PVS Jagan Mohan has received the Chief of Air Staff’s Commendation for his contribution to documenting IAF history, and particularly his effort on the Indo-Pak…

Raw Silk Route – The Opening of Nathu La

Jan 13, 2007

June 2006 Rows of prefab warehouses under corrugated iron sheets at Sherathang, 7 km shy of Nathula. A highway still in the making. A wary state watching what opening the…

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