Indo-UK fighter exercise was successfully conducted at 5 Wing from 18 Oct to 03 Nov 10. This was the first exercise with the Eurofighter (Typhoon) in India. The exercise included Typhoon, E-3D operating from KKD and VC-10 operating from Kolkata. This was also the first International exercise where Indian AWACS was utilised for controlling missions. Joint planning was carried out by the IAF and the RAF, and a scenario was created for conduct of the missions.