Apr 08, 2021 09:37 PM IST
"No violations were reported, notably in the frame of the contract with India for the acquisition of 36 Rafales," a Dassault Aviation spokesperson said.
- Mar 29, 2021 09:54 PM IST
After landing in India, the jets would be flown to Ambala, where they would be joining the Golden Arrows Squadron, as per the report.
- Mar 29, 2021 11:24 AM IST
The aircraft would be stationed in Ambala and some would be later sent to Hashimara.
- Sep 28, 2020 08:31 AM IST
Going by the rate at which obligations are being met, by 2024 when Rs 55,000 crore of obligation should be discharged, the actual achievement will likely be only 10 per cent
- Sep 23, 2020 10:42 PM IST
The Dassault Aviation is the manufacturer of the Rafale jets while the MBDA supplied the missile systems for the aircraft.
- Jul 29, 2020 06:49 PM IST
The Rafale jet, which is often compared with the US' stealth F-35 aircraft and F-22, is able to carry out all combat aviation missions like air superiority and air defence, close air support, in-depth strikes, reconnaissance, anti-ship strikes and nuclear deterrence at varied speed limits of up to 1.8 Mach.
- Jul 29, 2020 05:02 PM IST
The modern fighter jets were flown-in by seven IAF pilots who were trained on the aircraft by the French Dassault Aviation company.The Rafales fighter jets was given ceremonial welcome by SU-30s.
- Jul 28, 2020 11:00 PM IST
The Rafale jets are India's first major acquisition of fighter planes in over two decades, and they are expected to significantly boost the Indian Air Force's combat capabilities.
- Jul 28, 2020 04:42 PM IST
With the induction of these nuclear-capable fighter jets, the IAF’s firepower and air superiority is set to increase multifold.
- Jul 27, 2020 06:38 PM IST
Five Rafale jets built by Dassault Aviation took flight from France for India on July 27 as part of the two countries' 36 fighter jet deal that was signed by the two countries in September 2016.
- Jul 27, 2020 01:32 PM IST
The fighter jets will be refuelled on the way by a French Air Force tanker aircraft and take a stopover at France's UAE airbase after which India will receive them on July 29.
- Nov 14, 2019 04:34 PM IST
The Supreme Court has rightly found out that there was no corruption involved in the Rafale deal. However, the diplomatic and economic damage done is real and will last for a while.
- Oct 08, 2019 05:57 PM IST
While the formal handover ceremony took place on October 8, the first batch of four Rafale jets will fly to their home base in India by May 2020
- Mar 04, 2019 12:57 PM IST
India has ordered 36 planes from Dassault Aviation as part of a modernisation programme of the air force which is phasing out its Soviet-era planes.
- Feb 28, 2019 02:29 PM IST
The maker of Rafale warplanes and Falcon business jets said its 2018 operating profits had surged 87 percent from the previous year to 669 million euros ($761 million), while net sales rose 4.3 percent to 5.08 billion euros.
- Feb 20, 2019 07:40 PM IST
The RFI (Request for Information) or initial tender for the deal was issued by IAF in April 6 2018, the first mega procurement initiative for fighter jets. This was after the government scrapped the process to acquire 126 Medium Multi-Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA) around six years ago.
- Nov 07, 2018 08:37 PM IST
"Dassault Aviation CEO Eric Trappier has deliberately tried in recent interviews to 'muddy the waters' over the Rafale deal and Dassault now is trying to hide the truth. Unfortunately it is falling into its own trap," Sibal told reporters here Tuesday night.
- Sep 05, 2017 02:55 PM IST
Eric Trappier told Reuters that a separate tender by India for a single-engine fighter jet was independent of the Rafale order and would not impact the negotiations.
- Jun 15, 2017 07:25 AM IST
"The ambition is to develop a complete supply chain allowing the completion of the existing ambitious Rafale (50 per cent) offsets obligations," a statement from Dassault Aviation said.
- Feb 28, 2017 01:45 PM IST
A media report stated that the company's joint venture with Dassault Aviation will get a big chunk of the Rafale jet deal and will target businesses worth Rs 20,000 crore as part of the offsets for the contract.
- Feb 26, 2017 04:42 PM IST
Pitching defence business as the main growth driver, industrialist Anil Ambani will brief the sectoral and market analysts here tomorrow about future plans of his Reliance Group in this segment.
- Feb 17, 2017 01:43 PM IST
Media reports suggest that Warburg Pincus is likely to pick up a 40% stake in Tata Technologies (an engineering solutions and IT product developing arm of Tata Motors).
- Feb 16, 2017 03:35 PM IST
"Reliance Infrastructure promoted Reliance Aerostructure's joint venture with Dassault Aviation Dassault Reliance Aerospace (DRAL) has been incorporated," the company said in its filing.
- Feb 15, 2017 04:30 PM IST
After bagging the Euro 8.78 billion deal for 36 Rafale fighters to strengthen the IAF fleet, French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation is now eyeing the naval contract of 57 aircraft that is up for grabs.
- Feb 15, 2017 03:07 PM IST
Eric Trappier, CEO, Dassault Aviation is very upbeat of their joint venture with Reliance Defence giving them an opportunity to have a footprint in India.