Air war over Kashmir


IAF MiG-21bisUPG serial CU2070 armed with unguided rockets and carrying R-73 training rounds. The recent Kashmir skirmishes may have included the Bison’s fi rst air-to-air kill. Peter R Foster

THE INDIAN Air Force (IAF) and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) have been engaged in a series of confrontations over the disputed Kashmir region, during which the loss of at least one Indian MiG-21bisUPG Bison has been confirmed.


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