Government has approved the creation of a new weapon systems arm in the Indian Air Force.

  • The government has approved the creation of a new weapon systems arm in the Indian Air Force.
  • This branch will enhance the combat fighting capability of the Indian Air Force.
  • The Defense Ministry said the branch will include operators in four specialized streams of surface-to-surface missiles, surface-to-air missiles, remotely operated aircraft, and weapon system operators in twin-multi-crew aircraft .
  • The ministry said, the creation of the Weapon Systems Wing would require amalgamation of all weapon system operators under a single unit.