- Category: The Siachen Glacier
- Last Updated: Sunday, 10 December 2017 21:50
- Written by Air Marshal A D Joshi PVSM VM M-in-D
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With the escalation of the Siachen operations in 1984, Contingency plans were developed to utilise high performance fighter aircraft from Leh airfield as and when needed. Air Marshal A D Joshi narrates the first landing of the MiG-23BN at Leh airport - The planning and training for this event was no simple matter, as this narration will make it evident.