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Order of Battle - India

The list below provides an overview of military aircraft types operated by Indian armed forces and the (primary) roles they fulfil.

India is a country in Asia sharing borders with Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Myanmar, Nepal and Pakistan.

  Indian Air Force
3x   A-50EhI Phalcon   airborne early warning
6x   Airbus A330 MRTT   delivery date(s) unknown
94x   An-32 Cline   tactical transport
12x   AW101 Merlin   delivery date(s) unknown
3x   Beech 200   light transport
3x   Boeing 737-200   electronic intelligence & VIP transport
10x   C-17A Globemaster   delivery date(s) unknown
6x   C-130J-30 Hercules   tactical transport
36x   Dhruv   utility
  "          "   +18 on order
40x   Do228-201   light transport
5x   ERJ-135   VIP transport
3x   ERJ-145 AEW&C   deliveries from 2011
3x   G1159A Gulfstream III   electronic warfare
49x   Hawk 132   advanced flying training
  "          "   +76 on order
80x   HJT-16 Kiran   basic flying training
16x   HJT-32 Sitara   advanced flying training
64x   HS748-100   light transport
17x   Il-76 Candid   heavy transport
6x   Il-78MKI Midas   air-to-air refueling
10x   Jaguar IM   maritime strike
78x   Jaguar IS   ground attack
1x   LCA Tejas   multi-role
  "          "   +27 on order
82x   Mi-8 Hip   medium-lift transport
52x   Mi-17 Hip   medium-lift transport
5x   Mi-17V5 Hip   medium-lift transport
  "          "   +75 on order
4x   Mi-26 Halo   heavy-lift transport
20x   Mi-35 Hind   anti-armour attack
124x   MiG-21UPG Bison   air defence
120x   MiG-27ML Flogger   ground attack
28x   MiG-27UPG Flogger   ground attack
57x   MiG-29 Fulcrum   air defence
7x   MiG-29UB Fulcrum   operational conversion
31x   Mirage 2000H   air defence
10x   Mirage 2000TH   operational conversion
24x   SA315B Cheetah   utility
10x   SA315B Cheetal   utility
92x   SA316B Chetak   anti-armour attack & casualty evacuation
6x   SA365 Dauphin   utility
15x   Saras   delivery date(s) unknown
130x   Su-30MKI Flanker   multi-role
  "          "   +142 on order
   
  Indian Army
32x   Dhruv   utility
  "          "   +73 on order
12x   Lancer   light attack
6x   Mi-17V Hip   medium-lift transport
48x   SA315B Cheetah   utility
60x   SA316B Chetak   utility
   
  Indian Navy
5x   BN-2 Islander   surveillance
6x   Dhruv   anti-submarine warfare & utility
20x   Do228-101/201   light transport & reconnaissance
2x   Harrier T4   operational conversion
17x   Hawk 132   deliveries from 2012
8x   HJT-16 Kiran   basic flying training
8x   HPT-32 Deepak   basic flying training
5x   Il-38SD May   maritime patrol
3x   Ka-25 Hormone   utility
10x   Ka-28 Helix   anti-submarine warfare
9x   Ka-31 Helix   airborne early warning
  "          "   +5 on order
2x   Mi-2 Hoplite   utility
7x   MiG-29K Fulcrum   air defence
  "          "   +34 on order
4x   MiG-29KUB Fulcrum   operational conversion
12x   P-8I Poseidon   deliveries from 2013
30x   SA316B Chetak   utility
25x   SA319B Chetak   utility
12x   Sea Harrier FRS51   air defence
18x   Sea King Mk42   anti-submarine warfare & medium-lift transport
8x   Tu-142ME Bear   anti-submarine warfare
   
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Although every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this overview, it should be treated as a guide only. If you have any updates, please do not hesitate to let us know.

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