blast pens

tactical aircraft shelter

A shelter to house fighter-type aircraft and provide protection to the aircraft from attack by conventional weapons or damage from high winds or other elemental hazards. Also called an aircraft shelter, blast pens, and a hardened aircraft shelter.
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Tenders are invited for work services for addn/altn to 02 existing blast pens at afs chabua
New Delhi: Months ahead of the India-Pakistan war broke out in 1971, it was just another day at work for the five young pilots at IAF's 22 squadron in Kalaikunda as they moved around camouflaged nets and concrete blast pens in their black overalls and bikes, preserving themselves for the action.
"The central government has cleared a project for the construction of around 110 hardened shelters also known as blast pens which protect the fighter planes from enemy missile or bomb attacks," government sources told ANI.
Tenders are invited for Provision of blast pens, associated taxi links and aprons under ge(af) hasimara
Mock radar sites, tanks, marshalling yards, terrorist camps, runway, BMP (infantry fighting vehicles), blast pens and convoys are among few of the targets that pilots will seek to destroy.
Tenders are invited for Ge af/amb-12/2019-20 repair/maint of internal wiring in blast pens ceiling fan,exhaust fan and connected items in technical and domestic area at af stn ambala
Tenders are invited for Repair/maint light fittings with control panel and lt cable at blast pens and other common area at 8fbsu, af stn awantipur
Tenders are invited for Conversion of open blast pens to covered blast pens at af stn kalaikunda
Tenders are invited for Provn of arboriculture for addition / alteration of blast pens (10 nos) phase-i and otm accn for 609 garud flt at af station naliya
Tenders are invited for Soil testing for provn of six new double entry blast pens for su-30 ac at af stn phalodi
Tenders are invited for Soil testing/investigation for provn of six new double entry blast pens for su-30 ac at af stn phalodi
Tenders are invited for Provision of painting to runway , roads and blast pens in technical area at af station adampur