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Meet Wing Commander Abhishek Tripathi, one among seven flying the Rafale jets to India

 A fierce wrestler from childhood, Wing Commander Abhishek Tripathi joined the Indian Air Force and was sent to France to bring home the majestic birds – Rafale jets

The majestic birds have touched the Indian skies and one of the people to take charge of Rafael's 7000 km long journey from France to India is Wing Commander Abhishek Tripathi. When India signed the Rafale deal, the selected wing commanders of the country who were trained to fly Rafale were also Wing Commander Abhishek Tripathi, resident of Barauni.

Born and educated in Jaipur, Abhishek lives with his family in Baruni. Everyone in his family is an elated lot and are celebrating the feat achieved by their son. Wing Commander's cousin Anurag Tripathi said that in childhood, Abhishek used to say that he would fly an airplane one day and now his dreams have reached new heights.