An Indian Air Force (IAF) contingent, including Sukhoi fighter jets, will participate in a joint air exercise 'Garuda' with the French. The Garuda contingent will depart on June 25 and the exercise will take place between July 1 and July 14 in France, the IAF said in a tweet. In a video posted on Twitter by IAF, Bareilly Air Force Base Commander Air Commodore , M Ranade spoke about Indo-French joint exercise 'Garuda' to being conducted in France soon. He informed this is the 6th edition of the exercise. It will help learn lessons of best practices each one has to offer.