Indian Army’s Hot Air Ballooning Expedition arrives in Hyderabad


The longest ever Hot Air Ballooning Expedition by Indian Army, “Jai Bharat” has arrived in Hyderabad on Sunday, The daring expedition began on December 06 at Jammu and will be concluded on December 29 at Kashmir. 

The Governor ESL Narasimhan accompanied by his wife Vimala Narasimhan participated in the Aero Show conducted by the Army much to the applauds of the citizens in the city. The expedition is to mark the 75th year of raising of Corps of Electronics and Mechanical Engineers and 150th year of raising of 2 JAK Rif Bn.

The expedition is aimed at connecting with the youth of the country and motivate them to join the Indian Army and also to pay homage and tribute to our great Martyrs and Torch Bearers who sacrificed their lives for the cause of the nation.

The expedition team will be halting at various places across the country and also organising Aero Shows for motivating the youth of the country.