Date: Monday, 18-September-2017, 11:33 AM | Message # 1
17-Gun Salute, Fly-Past For Arjan Singh, Marshal Of Indian Air Force
The funeral of Arjan Singh, Marshal of the Indian Air Force and legendary fighter pilot, took place place today with full state honours in the capital. The 98-year-old war hero died of a cardiac arrest on Saturday. The national flag is being flown at half-mast at all government buildings in Delhi today in tribute to the only five-star rank Air Force officer, equivalent to a Field Marshal in the army.