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[pib] Ex Cope India 2018


Mains Paper 2: IR | Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests

From UPSC perspective, the following things are important:

Prelims level: Exercise Cope India

Mains level:  India-US strategic relations


Ex Cope India-18

  1. It is the fourth edition in the series of Bilateral Joint exercise held between IAF and USAF, which is conducted in India.
  2. The aim of exercise is to provide operational exposure and undertake mutual exchange of best practices towards enhancing operational capability.
  3. This is the first time, the exercise is being planned at two Air Force bases, Kalaikunda and Panagarh from 03-14 Dec 18.
  4. USAF is participating with F15 C/D and C-130. IAF is participating with the Su-30 MKI, Jaguar, Mirage 2000, C-130J & AWACS aircraft.
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