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Culmination of exercise Udarashakti

  • Published
    19th Aug, 2022
Context

The bilateral exercise, Ex UDARASHAKTI between the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) culminated.

About

Exercise Udarashakti:

    • It is a bilateral air force exercise between India and Malaysia.
  • The first bilateral Air Force exercise that staged frontline Sukhoi-30 combat aircraft was conducted in 2018.
    • From 2008 to 2010, the Indian Air Force Training Team was deployed in Malaysia to give training to Malaysian pilots on the SU-30SKM aircraft.
    • Purpose: The exercise will give a chance to both countries to share and learn best practices and an opportunity for both to discuss mutual combat capabilities.
    • The exercise witnessed different aerial combat exercises between the two air forces to augment security in the region and to help in strengthening defence cooperation between the two countries.
  • In Udarashakti 2022, Indian Air Force is taking part in air exercise with Su-30 MKI and C-17 aircraft.
    • On the other hand, Malaysian Air Force is taking part with Su 30 MKM aircraft.
  • The IAF team will now fly to Darwin, Australia to participate in Ex PITCH BLACK-22.

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