On the eve of the, what can be called its 'first-of-its-kind' air show along the banks of scenic Dal lake on Sunday, Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar skies roared with the fighter aircraft and their aerobatics exercise today.
The event shall see fighter jets, helicopters and parachutes hovering over the scenic sky of Dal Lake to enchant the audiences and will be organised by the Indian Air Force (IAF) Station Srinagar and Jammu and Kashmir government to attract youth towards the aviation sector and also to boost Valley tourism.
The display will include an air display by Surya Kiran Aerobatics Team, Paramotor and powered hand-glider display, Flypast by Mig-21 Bison and Aerobatics by Su-30 Aircraft. The event will be flagged off by Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha at the Sher-e-Kashmir International Conference Centre (SKICC) overlooking Dal lake.
Officials said more than 3,000 college and school students are expected to participate in the show to witness the impressive manoeuvres of the IAF.