Oct 20, 2016 at 21:36 | Source: PTI
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today asserted the recently-signed Euro 7.878 billion-deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets was the best ever offered to any country, rejecting Swaraj Abhiyan's Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav's allegation that India paid double the price.
Oct 19, 2016 at 22:28 | Source: CNBC-TV18
There are primarily three manufacturers of these single-engine fighter jets which could be in the race Lockheed Martin which manufacture the F-16s, Boeing which makes Super Hornets and Swedish Saab that manufactures Gripen.
Oct 04, 2016 at 18:54 | Source: PTI
Describing the Rafale fighter jets as "exceptional", IAF chief Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha today said the force would like to have more of the aircraft and insisted that the recently signed contract for 36 fighters was better than other such deals.
Oct 03, 2016 at 13:04 | Source: PTI
In a major deal for India's private defence industry, Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group and Rafale maker Dassault Aviation today announced a joint venture (JV) that will be a "key player" in execution of offset contract worth about Rs 22,000 crore as part of the fighter jet deal.
Sep 28, 2016 at 20:14 | Source: PTI
Shareholders in Brussels Airlines must still agree to the deal, the statement said, adding that managers expect to complete the transaction by early 2017.
Sep 26, 2016 at 11:30 | Source: CNBC-TV18
India has sealed a mega Rs 58,000 crore deal to buy French Rafale fighter jets. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Rajinder Bhatia, President & CEO- Defence & Aerospace at Kalyani Group said that the details of the deal are yet to be seen but they should be able to take some benefit out of this.
Sep 23, 2016 at 21:59 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Highlighting some of his concerns with regards to the Rafale deal, Retired Colonel and Defence Analyst Ajai Shukla said the price of the deal is a bit stiff and that the deal will be a big hit to the governments fiscal this year.
Sep 23, 2016 at 12:54 | Source: PTI
The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian sixteen months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter aircraft in fly away condition during his trip to France.
Sep 23, 2016 at 08:18 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The long-awaited deal between India and France for 36 Rafale Fighter Jets will be inked today in the capital between defence minister Manohar Parikkar and his French counterpart.
Sep 22, 2016 at 19:42 | Source: PTI
French Defence Minister Jean Yves Le Drian will arrive here tonight to sign the Euro 7.8 billion deal tomorrow for 36 Rafale jets which will come equipped with latest missiles and weapon system, giving IAF a cutting edge over arch rival Pakistan.