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IAF Conducts Exercise Desert Knight 2024 with France and UAE Air Force

IAF Conducts Exercise Desert Knight 2024

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IAF Conducts Exercise Desert Knight 2024 with France and UAE Air Force

The Indian Air Force (IAF) conducted 'Exercise Desert Knight 2024' along with the French Air and Space Force (FASF) and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force over the Arabian Sea.

Participation in Exercise Desert Knight 2024

India's participation in Exercise Desert Night 2024 included aircraft like Su-30 MKI, MiG-29, Jaguar, AWACS, C-130-J and Air to Air Refueller. While the French participation included the Rafale fighter aircraft and a Multi Role Tanker Transport, the UAE Air Force fielded the F-16.

Exercise Desert Night: Aims

The Exercise Desert Night aimed to enhance synergy and interoperability among the three Air Forces. The interactions during the exercise facilitated exchange of operational knowledge, experiences and best practices among the participants.

Such exercises are indicative of the growing diplomatic and military interactions in the region, apart from showcasing the prowess of the Indian Air Force (IAF).

Static Current Affairs related to France for upcoming exams

  • Capital city: Paris
  • Largest city: Paris
  • Official language: French
  • National language: French
  • President: Emmanuel Macron
  • Prime Minister: Gabriel Attal
  • Total Population January 2023 estimate: 68,042,591 (20th)
  • Currency: Euro (€) (EUR) & CFP franc (XPF)

Static Current Affairs related to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for upcoming exams

  • Full form of UAE: United Arab Emirates
  • Capital city: Abu Dhabi
  • Largest city: Dubai
  • Official languages: Arabic
  • President: Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan
  • Prime Minister: Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
  • Vice Presidents: Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum; Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan
  • Total Population 2020 estimate: 9,282,410 (92nd)
  • Currency: UAE dirham (AED)

Static Current Affairs related to India for upcoming exams

  • President of India: Droupadi Murmu 
  • Vice President of India: Jagdeep Dhankhar
  • Prime Minister of India: Narendra Modi 
  • Chief Justice of India: Justice DY Chandrachud
  • Lok Sabha Speaker of India: Om Birla 
  • Capital of India: New Delhi 
  • Largest city of India: Mumbai 
  • Official languages of India: Hindi / English 
  • Currency of India: Indian rupee (₹) (INR) 
  • Total Population of India 2023 estimate: 1,428,627,663 (1st) 

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