6 Indian Air Force Jets Including Mirage-2000 and Su-30MKI land on Agra-Lucknow Expressway

In a first for any Road launch, Six fighter jets of the Indian Air force (IAF) landed on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway, which has been thrown open to the public on Monday.  3Sukhoi jets and 3 Mirage 2000s took part in the exercise. Last week, an IAF jet was seen practicing landing on a 3.2 km stretch, exclusively marked for fighter jets to land in case of an emergency.


Three Mirage-2000 Multi-Role Aircrafts along With Three Su-30mki landed on the Expressway.India’s Frontier Fighter Su-30MKI also did Flybys during the event.

The Entire Display of IAF’s Strength was started by landings of 3 Mirage-200 Aircraft after which a Sukhoi did a Very low Flypast but did not land.Two Sukhoi’s then Landed on the Expressway.

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav will inaugurate the Unnao expressway, which is around 302 km long. The highway has a direct link to Delhi-Agra Yamuna Expressway. It is said to bring down travel time between Delhi and Lucknow by at least 2-3 hours. The six-lane expressway can also be extended to eight lanes. A total of 3,500 hectares of land was acquired for the project and it work was completed in record time of 23 months.


Su-30Mki Landing on Highway
Su-30Mki Landing on Highway
Mirage-2000 on Final Approach
Mirage-2000 Just Before Touchdown

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