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Watch: An impressive flypast over the Indian Ocean

Jun 24, 2021, 1:52 PM IST

United States Navy aircraft conducted a joint maneuver over the Indian Ocean with their Indian counterparts on June 23 as part of the Indo-US exercise

The video gives a cockpit view of the joint flypast executed on Wednesday alongside the US Navy aicraft carrier USS Ronald Reigan.

Seen in the joint flypast are the US Navy's F/A-18 fighter aircraft alongside Indian Air Force Jaguar and Sukhoi-30 MKI fighter jets and the Indian Navy's Mig-29K aircraft.

The two-day exercise aims to strengthen the bilateral relationship and cooperation by demonstrating the ability to integrate and coordinate comprehensively in maritime operations. High-tempo operations during the exercise include advanced air defence exercises, cross-deck helicopter operations and anti-submarine exercises. 

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