IA Pathankot Air Force Station.
Category. Statistic.
Location. Punjab State, India.
Opened in. Open by the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965.
Closed in. No, still open. A civil airport since 2006, but the Indian air force still use part of it.
Operated by. Indian Airforce ~1964-2006 and the Airport Authority of India after the civilian take over in 2006.
Owned by. Government of India.
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The No. 3 Squadron IAF was there during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 and still is. On 2 January 2016, 6 heavily armed terrorists who were suspected to belong to Islamist militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed attacked the Air Force Station and caused some damage to it.

See alsoEdit

  1. Noteworthy Air bases
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