Akashganga: They also Serve, who Just Stand and Wait – XV

Behind the risk of life and limb stood the woman by his man. Running from sick quarters to banks and schools, buying groceries riding cycles or by walk, receiving and seeing off loved relatives all by themselves, while her loved man was away is a quality taken for granted and an unwritten part of the wife’s job description.…

Akashganga: Daffodils in the Sky and Butterflies in the Belly – XIV

Akashganga never had it so good. Enthused and awed by the sense of spectacle, for the first time in the history of the Air Force, a full load of 37 skydivers in spanking new and fancy dungarees jumped to join an assembled parade contingent on ground consisting of nine Squadrons of three flights each of about a thousand…

Akashganga: Trails of Stardust and Swirling Black Holes – XIII

Members of Akashganga moved on to multi-tasking and become a lean mean fighting machine. Sport and military parachuting complemented each other. for more Source: Akashganga: Trails of Stardust and Swirling Black Holes – XIII

Akashganga: The Unsung Backroom Jumping Jacks – IX

Into the melting pot of trial and tribulations at ADR&DE the baby-faced but stylish, dexterous and skillful Ajoo, our very own whiz kid brought his medicine Source: Akashganga: The Unsung Backroom Jumping Jacks – IX

Akashganga: From Rounds to Squares, a Mann-Date! – VIII

The time had come for flying suare, ram-air driven canopies.Mann led the surge.For more continue...

Akashganga: Do You Have it in You? – IV

Freefall had moved on from the ungainly and rather rigid spread-eagle position to “stable frog position” and onto body-acrobatics in the air. Source: Akashganga: Do You Have it in You? – IV

The Fall of Icarus : A Crisis of Faith

What a Fall !

The first sight evokes awe and large bites of fear...Poetry beckons and entices. About wings, nature, flying,birds and an unknown but much desirable sense of the free.Together, a heady cocktail results of intoxicated celebration.Part truth and mostly well meaning fiction.