Ex Desert Flag VI
The Indian Air Force
is participating for the first time in Exercise Desert Flag-VI
which is going to be held at Al-Dhafra airbase, UAE
It is an annual multi-national large force employment warfare exercise
Hosted by the United Arab Emirates Air Force.
Apart from Indian Air Force, the Air Forces of United Arab Emirates, United States of America, France, Saudi Arabia, South Korea and Bahrain will also participate.
The aim of the exercise is to provide operational exposure to the participating forces while training them to undertake simulated air combat operations in a controlled environment.
The participating forces will get an opportunity to enhance their operational capabilities along with mutual exchange of best practices.