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No tech transfer yet, Rafale makers didn’t deliver on offsets, says CAG

September 24, 2020 3:22 pm

The CAG said: “DRDO wanted to obtain Technical Assistance for the indigenous development of engine (Kaveri) for the Light Combat Aircraft. Till date, the Vendor has not confirmed the transfer of this technology.”

Explained: From speed to weapon capabilities of India's Rafale fighter jets

August 03, 2020 2:47 pm

India’s Rafale fighter jets: When all the 36 Rafale jets are delivered by 2022, we will have 32 squadrons, still well below the 42 squadrons of the sanctioned strength.

To prevent photography of Rafale jets, 3-km police cordon, Sec 144 around Ambala Air Force station

July 29, 2020 1:10 am

The jets took off from France on Monday and will arrive at the Air Force station on Wednesday, after covering a distance of 7,000 km with air-to-air refuelling and a single stop in the United Arab Emirates.

Rafale jets reach Ambala today: What next after 7,000-km journey from France?

July 29, 2020 2:38 pm

The aircraft will be inducted at Air Force Station Ambala on Wednesday, subject to weather, the IAF has said. The final induction ceremony will take place in the second half of August.

7000 km, single stop: Rafale jets take off from France airbase to India

July 27, 2020 4:11 pm

In the video shared by the Indian Embassy, Rafale jets can be seen taking off from the runway.

In Rafale deal, key players were kept out of the loop

February 17, 2019 7:42 am

In the mist that envelops the Rafale deal, one thing is clear: the last word has not been said on the subject.

Explained: What is the Rafale controversy about?

February 21, 2019 3:32 pm

The Indian Express explains the issues in the controversy over the deal to buy the Rafale warjets

Negotiations over purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets enter 'final stage'

April 16, 2016 9:50 am

The development came nearly four months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande signed a memorandum of agreement (MoU) to purchase 36 Rafale combat jets.

Rafale negotiations for procurement to start this month: Manohar Parrikar

May 04, 2015 7:21 pm

Parrikar said the government appointed committee will complete the negotiations in a time bound fashion.

Explained: Taking off

April 11, 2015 8:36 am

Pranav Kulkarni, explains the ongoing negotiations with French defence major Dassault Aviation.


HIGHLIGHTS: When Rahul Gandhi defined jhumla, talked about Jay Shah, Rafale deal and more

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

In his long speech on the floor of the Lok Sabha, Rahul Gandhi defined jhumla, attacked the government on the issues of farmers, women's safety, lack of jobs and accused the BJP of playing divisive politics. And it all ended with a hug and a wink.