First In The Series Of Books Detailing Wartime Operations Of The Indian Air Force (Iaf) It Provides A History Of The Air Component Of A War Triggered By Pakistan`S Invasion Of Kashmir In 1965. Based On Interviews With Iaf War Veterans, Squadron Diaries And Never Before Published Photographs Including Gun Camera Photos, The Book Is Very Valuable In Understanding The Deployment Of Air-Power In The Twentieth Century.The ground crew was working on arming the aircraft in pitch dark, aided only by the light from Pilot Officer Kondaiaha#39;s Vespa scooter. ... When the formation took off, S.K. Sharma fell back when the elevators on his aircraft went into manual.
|Title||:||The India-Pakistan Air War of 1965|
|Author||:||P. V. S. Jagan Mohan, Samir Chopra|