Abhinandan Varthaman is a pilot in the Indian Air Force. Usually he flees a MiG-21 Bison fighter aircraft. On 27th February, 2019, several Pakistan aircrafts violated Indian airspace. He “shooting down a Pakistani F-16” before being shot down in an aerial dogfight. After that he captured and held for three days in Pakistan during the 2019 India-Pakistan standoff. On March 1, 019, the Pakistan government released him by the order of Pak PM Imran Khan.
Abhinandan Varthaman’s Early life and career
Abhinandan Varthaman’s family hails from Thirupanamoor, a village near Kanchipuram. Mr. Simhakutty Varthaman, who is father of Abhinandan was retired as an Air Marshal in the Indian Air Force. His mother is a doctor. Abhinandan is married to Tanvi Marwaha who is a a retired IAF Squadron leader.
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman is a graduate. He completed his graduation from the National Defence Academy. In 2004, he joined the Indian Air Force as a fighter pilot .
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was born on 21June 1983 in Tambaram former Tamil Nadu, India. As on 2019, Abhinandan Varthaman’s age is 35 years.
Abhinandan’ Physical Statistics
Height in feet : 5′ 11″.
Height in Centimeters : 180 cm.
Height in Meters : 1.8 m.
Weight Kilograms : 70 Kg.
Body Measurements : 42-31-33.
Eye Color : Black.
Hair Color : Black.
Abhinandan’s Father, Mother, Wife, Girlfriends and Son
Marital Status : Married.
Girlfriend : None.
Wife Name : Tanvi Marwaha
Children Son : Tavish.
Daughter : None.
IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s Wiki Age, Wife, Biography, Family
Nickname : Abhi
Parents Father : Simhakutty Varthaman (retired Air Marshal of the Indian Air Force)
Mother : Shobha (Doctor)
Profession : Indian Air Force Personnel
Famous For : He is being a war prisoner in Pakistan in February 2019
Date of Birth : 21 June 1983
Nationality : Indian by born
Religion : Hinduism
Hometown : Kancheepuram of Tamil Nadu