In 2007, MoD (Ministry of Defence) issued a tender to purchase 126 Medium Multi Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA procurement programme).
Contrary to some previous indications, India is considering an additional 36 Dassault Rafales, a senior Ministry of Defence official said
It was a routine sortie of the Tejas light combat aircraft, which has so far clocked well over 3,050 flight tests since its first prototype took to the skies in January 2001. But the message was significant: India’s first home-grown fighter has finally come of age after a meandering developmental saga of 33 years. Read […]