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IAF marks Kargil victory day, recreates Tiger Hill attack to commemorate 20 years of War

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Commemorating 20 years of Kargil War in 1999, the Indian Air Force (IAF) at Gwalior Air Base on Monday recreated the Tiger Hill attack and displayed aircraft used during the 'Operation Vijay'. The Year 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of victory in 'Operation Vijay', popularly known as the 'Kargil War'. The 'Missing Man' formation is an aerial salute accorded to honour the fallen comrades-in-arms.

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