October 15, 2020 6:18 pm
The IAF's Rafale project management team has an office in Paris headed by a Group Captain-rank officer. The team is tasked with overseeing the production timelines as well as coordinating training of the crew.
July 29, 2020 3:53 pm
The official handle of the Defence Minsitry also greeted the contingent on Twitter when it entered the Indian airspace.
May 10, 2019 5:29 pm
Rejecting the allegations Thursday, the centre stated that the application for perjury filed by the review petitioners was “completely misconceived” and that their stand was “vacillating and self-contradictory”.
February 20, 2019 7:39 pm
Lockheed is competing with Boeing's F/A-18, Saab's Gripen, Dassault Aviation’s Rafale, the Eurofighter Typhoon and a Russian aircraft for the air force order.
February 21, 2019 3:26 pm
The missing man formation is technically an aerial salute performed as part of a flypast of aircraft, typically in the memory of a fallen pilot or a veteran. Sometimes, political dignitaries are also honoured by the formation.
September 01, 2018 9:14 am
We are back to political battles, uncaring about the status of our military. Debate over Rafale mirrors this.
October 01, 2017 3:45 pm
The Rafale combat jets will come with various India-specific modifications including Israeli helmet mounted displays, radar warning receivers, low band jammers, 10 hour flight data recording and infra-red search and tracking systems among others.
May 24, 2015 7:24 am
Antony also asked whether the government consulted the Finance Ministry before inking the deal as it had objected to the selection process earlier.
April 26, 2015 5:51 am
PM Narendra Modi broke with convention on at least three occasions on his recent visit to France, Germany and Canada.
April 14, 2015 12:00 am
But the purchase of Rafale fighters raises a Make in India question.