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IAF Planes Land On Lucknow-Agra Expressway

India | News18 | October 24, 2017, 5:00 pm
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 A C-130 transport aircraft with special forces commandos and 17 other frontline fighters from Indian Air Force's inventory touched down on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

A C-130 transport aircraft with special forces commandos and 17 other frontline fighters from Indian Air Force's inventory touched down on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

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 An Indian Air Force transport aircraft, a C-130 Hercules lands on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during an IAF drill in Bangarmau, in Unnao district on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

An Indian Air Force transport aircraft, a C-130 Hercules lands on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during an IAF drill in Bangarmau, in Unnao district on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

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 Indian Air Force Sukhoi aircraft fly over the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during an IAF drill in Bangarmau, in Unnao district on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

Indian Air Force Sukhoi aircraft fly over the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during an IAF drill in Bangarmau, in Unnao district on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

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 Personnel display skills next to an Indian Air Force Hercules C-130J aircraft that landed on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway, during an IAF drill in Bangarmau, in Unnao district on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

Personnel display skills next to an Indian Air Force Hercules C-130J aircraft that landed on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway, during an IAF drill in Bangarmau, in Unnao district on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

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 A Mirage 2000 aircraft touches down on Lucknow-Agra Expressway during a drill conducted by Indian Air Force near Bangarmau in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

A Mirage 2000 aircraft touches down on Lucknow-Agra Expressway during a drill conducted by Indian Air Force near Bangarmau in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

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 A Su-30 MKI aircraft touches down on Lucknow-Agra Expressway during a drill conducted by Indian Air Force near Bangarmau in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

A Su-30 MKI aircraft touches down on Lucknow-Agra Expressway during a drill conducted by Indian Air Force near Bangarmau in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

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 A Su-30 MKI aircraft prepares to touch down on Lucknow-Agra Expressway during a drill conducted by Indian Air Force near Bangarmau in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

A Su-30 MKI aircraft prepares to touch down on Lucknow-Agra Expressway during a drill conducted by Indian Air Force near Bangarmau in the Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on October 24, 2017. (Image: PTI)

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 A patch of Lucknow-Agra Expressway doubled up as a landing strip as a part of the government's plan to identify highways for use as runways during emergencies. (Image: Anil)

A patch of Lucknow-Agra Expressway doubled up as a landing strip as a part of the government's plan to identify highways for use as runways during emergencies. (Image: Anil)

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 Indian Air Force Plane touches down on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

Indian Air Force Plane touches down on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

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 The exercise is being carried out on the stretch of the expressway near Bangarmau in Unnao district, around 65 km from Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow. (Image: Anil)

The exercise is being carried out on the stretch of the expressway near Bangarmau in Unnao district, around 65 km from Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow. (Image: Anil)

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 Indian Air Force Plane lands on Lucknow-Agra expressway during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

Indian Air Force Plane lands on Lucknow-Agra expressway during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

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 The event is being organised by the IAF, together with the state government. (Image: Anil)

The event is being organised by the IAF, together with the state government. (Image: Anil)

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 Indian Air Force Plane during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

Indian Air Force Plane during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

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 Indian Air Force Plane touches down on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)

Indian Air Force Plane touches down on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway during exercise to use highways as runways during emergencies on October 24, 2017. (Image: Anil)