India began a large-scale upgrade Sino-Indian border against the Chinese Air Force Base
Times of India reported that India will launch a massive nationwide program to upgrade Air Force base in the first stage in the 42 months to upgrade 51 air bases in 30, the second phase of the remaining Air Force Base, Navy, Army, Coast Guard to upgrade the airport, which focuses on the northeast border of China’s regional base.
In addition, India also plans to 2022 to the present 32 to 42 Squadron, and the introduction of 270 Sukhoi fighters, 126 multi-role fighters, 120 light aircraft and domestic jointly developed with Russia, a small amount of Five fighters. Analysts say India’s strategic move to counter China and India along the border line of actual control for large-scale military infrastructure, including in Tibet, directed against India’s 14 Air Force bases.
article said, from Air Force base in Papua to Assam, Punjab and Rajasthan Halwara Jodhpur Air Force Base Air Force Base deployed Su-30MKI fighters, to the peninsula to Tammy Nadu Sulur base deployment brilliant fighter, the Indian Air Force is upgrading the country’s large airports and helipads infrastructure. Reported that these activities not only help accelerate India’s eastern and western front in the war of logistics and flexibility can also make the airport more suitable for the Indian Air Force civilian aircraft taking off and landing.
Reported that India intends to 2022 years ago to its current 32 squadrons to 42, and the introduction of 270 Sukhoi fighters, 126 multi-role fighters, 120 light aircraft made jointly developed with Russia and a small amount of Five fighters. Moreover, India is also about to start the MAFI (Air Force Base plans to upgrade the country) program. Accordance with the project plan, the Indian Air Force in the first phase in 42 months to upgrade 51 air bases in 30.
According to one source said: “At present, Tata Power led consortium plans to upgrade the national Air Force Base, a project commenced commercial negotiations have reached the final stage, the first phase of about 130 investment billion rupees. Bhatinda Air Force Base will be used as a pilot project. “
Air Force Base plans to upgrade the country’s second stage, India will have the remaining Indian Air Force, Army, Coast Guard to upgrade the airport, which focus on regional base in China’s northeast border. Upgrade work includes resurfacing and expansion of the runway, install runway lighting set for night use, the installation of new tactical navigation system (TACAN), instrument landing (Cat-2 ILS), air transport and air-ground radio communication (RCAG) system.
Reported that India plans to upgrade the base is the focus of the northeast region of China bordering the base, which is located in check Papua (Chabua), 迪布鲁格尔 (Dibrugarh), feel lats (Jorhat ), Mohanbali (Mohanbari), hash Mara (Hasimara), Guwahati (Guwahati), 巴格多格拉 (Bagdogra) and other parts of the airport. Last year, after receiving an upgrade, Tezpur (Tezpur) Air Force Base to continue to run Sukhoi fighters.
Indian Air Force has restarted the advanced landing airport, such as fighting in the eastern part of Da Lake to pull the special Orie (Daulat Beg Oldi) and Fukche and Nyama three airports. India is also upgrading the eastern region of the high-level airport, for example Pasighat, Mechuka, Walong, Tuting, Ziro and Vijaynagar, as well as in a number of Arunachal Pradesh helipad.
Analysis, India strategic move designed to counter China and India along the border line of actual control for large-scale military infrastructure, including in Tibet, directed against India’s 14 Air Force bases. Of course, India’s emphasis on the western front as always. For example, in Rajasthan Poluo Di Air Force Base is only 102 kilometers from the Pakistan border, in the presence of fighters began earlier this year.
The source said, the goal is to make the Indian Air Force air base to a variety of aircraft taking off and landing. This will enable the Indian Air Force IL-78 aerial refueling support to fighters across the country. (Compiled: Spring)
Source: 20 January 2012 - Times of India News (www.9abc.net)
Photo: Indian Air Force LCA light aircraft took off at high altitude airport, 13 (Photo by 9abc.net)