'We both fought Pakistanis': Air Chief flies MiG-21 with Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman03:00:00 PM, Monday 2nd of September 2019 | in politics
Wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman flew a sortie in a MiG-21 fighter aircraft along with the chief Marshall of IAF BS Dhanoa. He flew the sortie from the Pathankot airbase in Punjab on Monday. After thorough mental and physical checkup, Abhinandan has been cleared by the doctors for flying again last month. IAF chief is also a MiG-21 pilot and flown the planes during the 1999 Kargil war.