NewDelhi Jan 26: The 69 republic day is being grandly celebrated grandly in India and the Republic parade has concluded and Rajpath, Indian Defense capabilities were showcased at the parade.Some of the highlights are
# Precision at high speeds by Sukhoi, Jaguar, and MiGs part of the fly, Other formations which involve 130 J, AEW&C aircraft escorted by two Sukhoi-30 MKI, Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, Jaguar, MiG 29 Upgrade aircraft.
# Rudra Formation, the Hercules Formation, Netra, Globe Formation were displayed
# Indigenously-developed Weapon System Integrated Helicopter Rudra made its maiden appearance in Republic Day 2018. Its an armed version of HAL Dhruv & is equipped with FLIR & Thermal Imaging Sight, 20mm TurretGun, 70mm rocket pods, AntiTank & Air-to-Air Missiles.
# the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) tableau shows troops patrolling the China border on their newly-inducted snow scooters.
# An indigenously developed Ashwini Radar by DRDO India showcased at the 69th Republic Day Parade.
#Tableau of ex-serviceman Air Marshal Arjan Singh on display
#Indian Navy showcase Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) Vikrant, which will be commissioned in 2020
# Defence Development and Research Organisation exhibited the 'Nirbhay' missile and the Ashwini radar system
#Three T-90 tanks, two BRAHMOS missiles, two AKASH missiles
#India's defense arsenals were also displayed
India is celebrating its 69th Republic Day today by showcasing its military prowess, culture, and diversity in the presence of leaders of the 10 ASEAN nations who are attending the event as chief guests.
Earlier Prime Minister Narendra Modi had received JokoWidodo, President, Indonesia, Rodrigo Duterte, President, Philippines,
Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister, Singapore, Prayut Chan Ocha, Prime Minister Thailand, Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor, Myanmar, and other ASEAN leaders at the Rajpath.