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Indian Air Force Mirage fighters perform at the DefExpo in Lucknow.

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Aircrafts fly past the Indian national flag at the DefExpo in Lucknow.

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Aircrafts fly past the Indian national flag at the DefExpo in Lucknow. More than 150 countries are scheduled to participate in the defence exhibition that will be held from Feb. 5-9.

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The Swiss Air Force acrobatic squad performs prior to an alpine ski, World Cup men's downhill in Wengen, Switzerland.

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The Frecce Tricolore Italian Air Force acrobatic squad flies during an alpine ski, men's World Cup giant slalom, in Alta Badia, Italy.

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An Emirates Airline A-380 leads the "Al Fursan", or the Knights, a UAE Air Force aerobatic display team during the opening day of the Dubai Airshow, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The biennial airshow opened as major Gulf airlines reign back big-ticket purchases after a staggering $140 billion in new orders were announced at the 2013 show before global oil prices collapsed.

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Air Race1 CEO, Jeff Zaltman, right, poses with his colleagues next to their Electric aircraft during the opening day of Dubai Airshow in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The biennial Dubai Airshow has opened as major Gulf airlines reign back big-ticket purchases after a staggering $140 billion in new orders were announced at the 2013 show before global oil prices collapsed.

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Italian acrobatic team "Frecce Tricolori" fly past Venice Square in Rome, on the occasion of Italian Armed Forces Day.

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In advance of Fleet Week performances, Team Oracle aerobatics pilots Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer join the U.S. Navy Blue Angels flying over San Francisco.

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The Red Arrows, the British Royal Air Force aerobatic team, fly in formation over the historic Queen Mary ocean liner in Long Beach, California. This weekend, they’ll join the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, the Canadian Forces Snowbirds and other performers at the Great Pacific Airshow over the surf at Huntington Beach.

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A woman and her child walk on the tarmac during the MAKS-2019 International Aviation and Space Show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia.

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Russian passenger plane MC-21-300 performs during the MAKS-2019 International Aviation and Space Show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia.

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Sukhoi Su-57 fifth-generation fighters take off during the MAKS-2019 International Aviation and Space Show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia.

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Sukhoi Su-57 fifth-generation fighters fly during the MAKS-2019 International Aviation and Space Show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia.

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Russian Air Force Sukhoi Su-35S fighter jet is on display during the MAKS-2019 International Aviation and Space Show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shake hands during their meeting on the sidelines of the MAKS-2019 International Aviation and Space Show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, second right, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attend the MAKS-2019 International Aviation and Space Show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia. Turkish President is on a short working visit in Russia.

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Technicians are backdropped by pyrotechnics going off during an international air show in Bucharest, Romania.

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In this picture, people watch gliders with pyrotechnics attached to the wings during an international air show in Bucharest, Romania. Thousands of Romanians took to an airfield on the edge of the capital Bucharest for a display of aerobatics and air power by pilots and aircraft from several countries.

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The Royal Air Force Red Arrows perform areal stunts at the 61st Chicago Air and Water show off North Avenue Beach in Chicago.

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The U.S. Navy Blue Angels perform aerial stunts at the 61st Chicago Air and Water show off North Avenue Beach in Chicago.

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The U.S. Navy Blue Angels perform aerial stunts at the 61st Chicago Air and Water show off North Avenue Beach in Chicago.

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The Royal Air Force Red Arrows perform areal stunts at the 61st Chicago Air and Water show off North Avenue Beach in Chicago.

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The U.S. Navy Blue Angels perform aerial stunts at the 61st Chicago Air and Water show off North Avenue Beach in Chicago.

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The Royal Air Force Red Arrows perform areal stunts at the 61st Chicago Air and Water show off North Avenue Beach in Chicago.

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U.S. Army planes fly over Washington during an Independence Day celebration attended by President Donald Trump at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington.

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The Washington Monument is visible as the US Navy Blue Angels flyover at the conclusion of US President Donald Trump's Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington.

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French President Emmanuel Macron, Eric Trappier, Chairman and CEO of Dassault Aviation, Dirk Hoke, CEO of Airbus Defense and Space, Spanish Defense Minister Margarita Robles, German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen and French Defense Minister Florence Parly attend the unveiling of the French-German-Spanish New Generation Fighter (NGF) model during a visit at Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France.

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A Dassault Falcon 8X jet performs at the Paris Air Show in Le Bourget Airport near Paris, France.

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Alpha jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France performs his demonstration flight at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, east of Paris, France.

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Visitor looks at a Pilatus PC-21, a new training aircraft for fighter crews of the French Army, build by Swiss plane maker Pilatus at the Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, east of Paris, France.

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A Dassault Rafale fighter jet performs a demonstration flight as a passenger aircraft flies in background at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, north east of Paris, France.

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A crew member stands in a Japan Kawasaki C-2 tactical military transport aircraft at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, north east of Paris, France.

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An Israeli Eviation Alice electric aircraft electric aircraft is displayed at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, east of Paris, France. Israeli startup Eviation displayed an all-electric airplane prototype dubbed Alice at the Paris Air Show, as the aviation industry increasingly looks to electric and hybrid technology because of pressure from regulators and the public to reduce emissions.

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A prototype of an electric unmanned air taxi is displayed at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, east of Paris, France. Airbus has developed a prototype, the Vahana, an autonomous a self piloted air craft.

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A Dassault Rafale fighter jet performs his demonstration flight at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, north east of Paris, France.

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An Airbus A330 performs a demonstration flight at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, north east of Paris, France. The world's aviation elite are gathering at the Paris Air Show with safety concerns on many minds after two crashes of the popular Boeing 737 Max.

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The Fouga Magister performs a demonstration flight at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, north east of Paris, France. The world's aviation elite are gathering at the Paris Air Show with safety concerns on many minds after two crashes of the popular Boeing 737 Max.

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US President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Polish President Andrzej Duda, and his wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda watch a flyover of one of two F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft at the White House in Washington.

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Pakistani Air Force F-16 fighter jets fly in formation during a military parade to mark Pakistan National Day, in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Malaysian Prime Minister Mahtir Mohamad, second left, with his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan, and Pakistani President Arif Alvi attend Pakistan National Day parade in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Chinese J-10 fighter jets demonstrate an aerobatic performance during a military parade to mark Pakistan National Day, in Islamabad, Pakistan. Pakistanis are celebrating their National Day with a military parade that's showcasing short- and long-range missiles, tanks, jets, drones and other hardware.

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South Korea's Black Eagles aerobatic flight team performs during a rehearsal for the upcoming government ceremony to mark the centennial of the March First Independence Movement Day against Japanese colonial rule (1910-45), in Seoul, South Korea. The statue, bottom, is Adm. Yi Sun-sin, the national hero who won a major naval victory over Japan in the 16th century.

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Visitors witness the performance of The Yakovlevs aerobatic team on the 4th day of 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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Parajumpers during a flight on the 4th day of 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base in Bengaluru.

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The Yakovlevs aerobatic team performs on the 4th day of 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base in Bengaluru.

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Parked Army helicopters during the last day of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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U.S. fighter aircraft F-16 perform aerobatic maneuvers on the last day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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Spectators watch The Yakovlevs, a U.K. based aerobatic team flying Russian designed Yakovlev aircrafts, perform aerobatic maneuvers on the last day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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IAF's Sarang display team performs on the last day of the 12th edition of 'AERO India 2019', at Yelahanka Air Base in Bengaluru.

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The Yakovlevs aerobatic team manoeuvre on the last day of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Surya Kiran aerobetic display team takes off on the last day of the 12th edition of 'AERO India 2019', at Yelahanka Air Base in Bengaluru.

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The Yakovlevs aerobatic team perform on the last day of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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Badminton player PV Sindhu waves from the cockpit of twin-seater - HAL's Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas on the 4th day of 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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Badminton player PV Sindhu sits on the back seat as a co-pilot for a sortie in Tejas Aircraft on the 4th day of 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Sarang display team performs on the third day of the 12th edition of 'AERO India 2019', at Yelahanka Air Base in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Sarang display team performs on the third day of the 12th edition of 'AERO India 2019', at Yelahanka Air Base in Bengaluru.

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An Indian army helicopter lifts a jeep during a demonstration on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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The Yakovlevs aerobatic team performs on the third day of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Advanced Light Helicopters (ALH) perform on the third day of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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Spectators watch fighter aircrafts perform aerobatic maneuvers on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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A U.S. Air Force officer takes a selfie while standing on a Boeing C-17A Globemaster III on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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Indian army soldiers demonstrate their skills as they perform on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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The Yakovlevs, a U.K. based aerobatic team flying Russian designed Yakovlev aircrafts, perform aerobatic maneuvers on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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U.S. fighter aircraft F-16 perform aerobatic maneuvers on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel and other spectators watch Sarang, a helicopter display team, perform aerobatic maneuvers on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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Indian Air Force Dhruv choppers perform aerobatic maneuvers as part of Sarang, a helicopter display team, flying over models of Akash, surface-to-air missile, on display on the third day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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The Yakovlevs aerobatic team perform on the second day of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019, at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru.

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A drone flies during the final competition of the Drone Olympics on the second day of the Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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A participant flies a his drone during the final competition of the Drone Olympics on the second day of the Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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Chief of Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat waves from the cockpit of the Light Combat Aircraft 'Tejas' as it takes off for a sortie on the 2nd day of the 12th edition of Aero India 2019 air show at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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Chief of Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat waves from the cockpit of the Light Combat Aircraft 'Tejas' before a sortie on the 2nd day of the 12th edition of Aero India 2019 air show at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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A view of parked aircrafts on the 2nd day of the 12th edition of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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Visitors click pictures with a model of an aircraft made with flowers on the 2nd day of the 12th edition of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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A drone flies during the Drone Olympics competition, on the second day of the Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru.

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Indian Air Force fighter aircrafts Sukhoi Su-30 MKI flies over Tejas performing aerobatic maneuvers on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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Indigenously manufactured Indian Air Force Dhruv helicopters fly in a formation over U.S. naval aircraft on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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The Yakovlevs, a U.K. based aerobatic team flying Russian designed Yakovlev aircrafts, perform aerobatic maneuvers on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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A MIG-21 aircraft flies past during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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French aircraft Rafale takes off during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Dornier aircraft, flanked by HTT-40 and Hawk, manoeuvres during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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A Tejas aircraft takes off during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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Invitees watch a flying display on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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A foreign exhibitor poses next to a floral aircraft model on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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Indian Air Force Embraer, center, and Sukhoi Su-30 MKI fighter aircrafts perform aerobatic maneuvers on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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India's indigenous prototype trainer aircraft, HTT-40 flies inverted as a Sukhoi Su-30 fighter aircraft is seen flying in the background on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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Indian Air Force helicopters perform aerobatic maneuvers on the inaugural day of Aero India 2019 at Yelahanka air base in Bangalore.

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IAF's Sarang display team performs during the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Light Combat Aircraft Tejas manouevers during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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IAF's SU-30 MKI flies past during the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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IAF's SU-30 MKI flies past during the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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French aircraft Rafale manoeuvres during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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French aircraft Rafale manoeuvres during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 air show at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Sarang display team performs during the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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IAF's Sarang display team performs during the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba release a brochure during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba, Army Chief Gen Bipin Singh Rawat and Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa release a brochure during the inauguration of the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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An aircraft in flames after two aircrafts of IAF's aerobatic team Surya Kiran crashed near the Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru a day before the opening of the Aero India show.

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The Yakovlevs aerobatic display team rehearses for the 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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A SU-30 fighter aircraft rehearses for fly-past ahead of 12th edition of AERO India 2019 at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

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