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In this photo provided by U.S. Navy, an F/A-18E Super Hornet lands on the flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), as USS Nimitz (CVN 68) steams alongside in the South China Sea. China on Monday, July 6, accused the U.S. of flexing its military muscles in the South China Sea by conducting joint exercises with two U.S. aircraft carrier groups in the strategic waterway.

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US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump watch as V-22 Osprey aircraft perform a flyover during a "Salute to America" event on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.

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A fighter jet flies from Indian Air force base in the backdrop of a Himalayan mountain range, amid border tensions with China, in Leh.

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A fighter jet flies from Leh Air force base amid border tensions with China, in Leh.

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A fighter jet flies from Leh Air Base amid border tensions with China, in Leh.

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Blue Impulse of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force fly over Tokyo. The Japanese Air Self-Defense Force’s aerobatics team performed a demonstration flight to express support and gratitude for medical workers. The six Blue Impulse aircraft flew for about 20 minutes over Tokyo to thank for doctors, nurses and other medical staff.

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The second squadron of the indigenous Tejas Mk-1 FOC (Final Operations Clearance) fighter aircraft accorded water salute during its induction ceremony into the Indian Air Force in Sulur of Coimbatore district.

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Doctors, nurses and other staff members at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center watch as the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds fly over to honor first responders, doctors and nurses in the Westwood section of Los Angeles.

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The Red Arrows, officially known as the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team flies over the London Eye in London on the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe. The 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe should be all about parades, remembrances, and one last great hurrah for veteran soldiers who are mostly in their nineties. Instead, it is a time of coronavirus lockdown and loneliness spent in search of memories both bitter and sweet.

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The wreckage of the MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) which crashed in Chuharpur village of Nawanshahr district. The pilot of the jet ejected safely.

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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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Indian Air Force (IAF) Dornier Formation fly past during the 71st Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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IAF's five Jaguar planes fly-past in Arrow Head Formation representing deep penetration skills during the 71st Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force's three SU- 30 MKIs display Trishul maneuver during the 71st Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force AEW&C aircraft, center, flanked by two Su-30 MKI fly by during Republic Day parade in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force's planes fly past during the 71st Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) MIG 29 fighter jet flies past the Mahatma Gandhi statue at Parliament House during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force's three SU- 30 MKIs display Trishul maneuver during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) Jaguar aircrafts flypast during the full dress rehearsal for the upcoming Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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A U.S. made F-16V fighter is cleaned by auto washing machine during a military exercise in Chiayi County, southern of Taiwan. Defense Ministry started two-day drill to show the ability of the armed forces to provide security ahead of upcoming Lunar New Year holiday.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh waves as he sits inside the cockpit of a light combat aircraft Tejas before a sortie at HAL airport in Bengaluru.

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An undated picture of MiG-27. The Indian Air Force (IAF) has reportedly decided to finally decommission its MiG-27s with the sole remaining squadron in Rajasthan's Jodhpur flying its last sortie on Dec. 27.

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An undated picture of MiG-27. The Indian Air Force (IAF) has reportedly decided to finally decommission its MiG-27s with the sole remaining squadron in Rajasthan's Jodhpur flying its last sortie on Dec. 27.

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An MiG-27 aircraft prepares for a sortie during the de-induction ceremony of MiG-27 aircrafts at the Air Force Station, Jodhpur.

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An MiG-27 aircraft prepares for a sortie during the de-induction ceremony of MiG-27 aircrafts at the Air Force Station, Jodhpur. MiG-27 aircraft, one of the most prominent fighter jets, has earned the moniker 'Bahadur' from IAF pilots for the lethal role they had played during the 1999 Kargil War.

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In this file photo, a Rafale fighter aircraft seen during rehearsal for fly-past at Yelahanka Air Base, in Bengaluru. The Supreme Court closed the contempt plea against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for wrongly attributing to the apex court his "chowkidar chor hai" remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the Rafale case.

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A World War II Spitfire, flies over the Battle of Britain Memorial in Folkestone, Kent, England in a tribute to the fallen on Remembrance Day

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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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An Indian Air Force Sukhoi 30 MKI multirole air superiority fighter maneuvers on the tarmac beside a parked domestic aircraft at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International airport during an exercise, in Kolkata.

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A Su-30 MKI of India Air Force lands at Dimapur airport during a routine training exercise in Dimapur, Nagaland.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh onboard newly inducted Rafale aircraft, in Bordeaux, France.

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Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, center in a military outfit, poses in front of a Rafale jet fighter during an handover ceremony at the Dassault Aviation plant in Merignac, near Bordeaux, southwestern France. France has delivered to India its first Rafale fighter jet from a series of 36 aircraft purchased in a multi-billion dollar deal in 2016.

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Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh writes onto a Rafale jet fighter as a ritual gesture during an handover cermony at the Dassault Aviation plant in Merignac, near Bordeaux, southwestern France.

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An Indian Air Force fighter plane Jaguar flies during Air Force Day parade at the Hindon air base on the outskirts of New Delhi.

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An Indian Air Force fighter plane Su- 30MKI releases flares as it flies past during Air Force Day parade at the Hindon air base on the outskirts of New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force Surya Kiran fly in a formation during Air Force Day parade at the Hindon air base on the outskirts of New Delhi.

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Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman leads a MiG formation while flying an MiG Bison aircraft, during the 87th Indian Air Force Day Parade, at Hindon airbase, in Ghaziabad.

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A C-17 Globemaster III and two Sukhoi Su-30MKI planes flypast in a formation, during the 87th Indian Air Force Day Parade, at Hindon airbase, in Ghaziabad.

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Indian Air Force officers, who participated in Balakot airstrike, fly 3 Mirage 2000 aircrafts and 2 Su-30 MKI fighter planes in ‘Avenger formation’, during the 87th Indian Air Force Day Parade, at Hindon airbase, in Ghaziabad.

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IAF aircraft 'Tejas' performs during the 87th Indian Air Force Day celebrations at Hindon Airbase, in Ghaziabad.

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IAF aircragt 'Tejas' performs as an 'Apache' helicopter is seen parked in the foreground, during the 87th Indian Air Force Day celebrations at Hindon Airbase, in Ghaziabad.

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IAF aircraft 'Tejas' performs during the 87th Indian Air Force Day celebrations at Hindon Airbase, in Ghaziabad.

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People having a look of IAF aircrafts display during the full dress rehearsal for the 87th Indian Air Force Day celebrations at Hindon Air base, Ghaziabad.

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An A SU-30 MKI Fighter aircraft is used to demonstrate skills at Tezpur Air Force Station as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebration of the Indian Air Force Station in Tezpur.

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Students watch an air show in the backdrop of a Jaguar aircraft on display, during rehearsals for the upcoming Air Force Day on Oct. 8, in Vadodara.

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An Indian Air Force official checks the pilot who was flying the MiG-21 trainer jet which crashed near the Gwalior airbase. The aircraft, which was on a routine mission, crashed around 10 am.

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Military jets fly during strategic command and staff exercises Center-2019 at Donguz shooting range near Orenburg, Russia.

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The Light Combat Aircraft prepares to take off for a sortie from the HAL airport in Bengaluru.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Air Vice Marshal N Tiwari pose for a photograph after a sortie in Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas at HAL airport, in Bengaluru.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Hindustan Aeronautics Limited employees after a sortie in Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas at HAL airport, in Bengaluru. Air Vice Marshal N Tiwari is also seen.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh waves as he sits inside the cockpit of a light combat aircraft Tejas before a sortie at HAL airport in Bengaluru.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh waves atop a light combat aircraft Tejas before a sortie at HAL airport in Bengaluru.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh prepares to fly in the Tejas fighter aircraft from the HAL airport in Bengaluru.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh prepares to fly in the Tejas fighter aircraft from the HAL airport in Bengaluru.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh prepares to fly in the Tejas fighter aircraft from the HAL airport in Bengaluru.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh being briefed about the functioning of an F-15 fighter aircraft, during his visit to Hamamatsu Airbase in Japan.

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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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A wounded pilot who was flying Su-30, which crashed yesterday, at Sonitpur on the outskirts of Tezpur. Two pilots ejected themselves before the plane crashed.

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A Sukhoi 30 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashes minutes after taking off from IAS Tezpur base in Assam.

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In this IAF HO is seen an IAF Su-30 MKI Su-30 landing in India after the culmination of Ex-Garuda-VI 2019, a bilateral Indo-French large force employment warfare exercise hosted by French Air Force (FAF) from July 1 to July 12, at Mont-de-Marsan in France, on its arrival at Air Force Station Barreilly.

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IAF Chief BS Dhanoa after flying a sortie in the Russian advanced jet trainer aircraft YAK130 during his 4-day visit to Russia. After sortie, he met the pilot and the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Aerospace Forces of Russian Federation.

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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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Wreckage of Indian Air Force’s LCA Tejas aircraft fuel tank at a field in Irugur village, after it fell off mid-air during a routine sortie near Sulur Air Force station, in Coimbatore.

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Wreckage of one of the practice bombs which were dropped by the Jaguar fighter plane's pilot along with its fuel tank in his attempt to land safely after a bird-hit, near Ambala.

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Wreckage of one the practice bombs which were dropped by the Jaguar fighter plane's pilot along with its fuel tank in his attempt to land safely after a bird-hit, near Ambala. The pilot managed to land the aircraft safely away from a residential area at the Ambala airbase.

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Mirage-2000 aircraft during the Commemorating 20 years of the Kargil War,in Gwalior Air Base.

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Indian Air Force aircraft during the Commemorating 20 years of the Kargil War,in Gwalior Air Base.

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Indian Air Force aircraft during the Commemorating 20 years of the Kargil War,in Gwalior Air Base.

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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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Spectators watch as jets perform a flyover during events to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Arromanches, Normandy, France.

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U.S President Donald Trump, U.S First Lady Melania Trump, left, French President Emmanuel Macron, second right, and his wife Brigitte Macron, right, watch jet planes approaching during a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France.

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A crew member walks past an F/A-18 fighter jet on the deck of the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier in the Arabian Sea. The U.S. aircraft carrier the White House ordered to the Mideast over a perceived threat from Iran remains outside of the Persian Gulf amid efforts to de-escalate tensions between Tehran and Washington.

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In this photo released by the U.S. Navy, three EA-18G Growlers from the "Patriots" of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 140 participate in a change-of-command ceremony, in which Cmdr. John Nelson relieved Cmdr. Warren Van Allen, aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) in Arabian Sea.

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Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa sits in the cockpit of a MIG 21 fighter plane before flying a 'missing man' formation, an aerial salute to honour martyr Squadron Leader Ajay Ahuja, at Bhisiana Air Force station, in Bathinda. Ahuja was awarded the Vir Chakra posthumously for his gallantry during the Kargil conflict.

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British soldiers wave to the F-35B aircraft after landing at Akrotiri Royal air forces base near city of Limassol, Cyprus.

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F-35B aircraft pass on a runway after landing at the Akrotiri Royal air forces base near city of Limassol, Cyprus. Six F35-B Lightning warplanes, the U.K.'s newest fighter, arrived at a British air base on Cyprus to carry out training and a systems test in the aircraft's first overseas deployment.

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Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa after a sortie in the supersonic jet MiG-21 at AFS Sulur, Tiruppur district of Tamil Nadu.

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This photo taken from video provided by KABC-TV shows where an F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base in Riverside, California. Maj. Perry Covington, director of public affairs at the base, says the pilot ejected before the crash and was not hurt and there are no immediate reports of injuries on the ground.

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In this photo released by the U.S. Air Force, a B-52H Stratofortress aircraft assigned to the 20th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 28th Expeditionary Aerial Refueling Squadron, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia. The White House ordered the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier strike group and B-52 bombers to the Persian Gulf region on May 4.

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In this photo provided by South Korea Defense Acquisition Program Administration, two U.S. F-35A fighter jets, center and center left, fly with South Korean air force fighter jets over Cheongju Air Base in Cheongju, South Korea. South Korea received the first two of the 40 F-35A fighter jets that it has agreed to buy from Lockheed Martin by 2021. The F-35A jets that arrived at an airport in southern South Korea have become the country's first stealth fighter jets. North Korea has previously called the introduction of F-35A aircraft a plot by Seoul to attack North Korea.

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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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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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The Chinese air force’s Bayi Aerobatic team in action

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Women’s Day arri­ved at Aero India 2019 in Bangalore when a reigning queen of the badminton court donned a flight overall and hopped into the cockpit of a Tejas aircraft. P.V. Sin­dhu’s sortie with Wing Commander Siddharth Singh ploughed the sky through mano­u­evres and left it scratched white. Not a scratch on her though, going by this breezy wave.

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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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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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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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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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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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