Features Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 05:30
The News Minute | February 18, 2015 | 07.20 pm IST India's air show got off to a flying start Wednesday in this aerospace hub with a spectacular display of its air prowess and daredevil aerobatics by its fighters, helicopters and transport aircraft. Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the 10th edition of Aero India 2015, a five-day trade expo, at the Yelahanka base of the Indian Air Force (IAF), 20 km from the city, and witnessed the flying display in a clear sky on a sunny day. Modi and about 1,000 invitees were treated to thrilling aerial feats by different types of aircraft, including the homegrown Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas, Sukhoi-30, Mirage-2000, Jaguar and the Advance Jet Trainer (AJT) Hawk. Here are some pictures that awed visitors on the first day of the grand show.  Kizoa slideshow: Aero show - Slideshow With inputs from IANS Tweet Follow @thenewsminute

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