India's ailing air force at risk in tough neighborhood

February 18, 2015 9:37 PM

9 0

India's ailing air force at risk in tough neighborhood

BENGALURU, India (Reuters) - India's air force risks a major capability gap opening up with China and Pakistan without new western warplanes or if local defense contractors can't produce what the military needs in a timely manner.

A 2012 agreement to buy 126 Rafale fighters from France's Dassault Aviation has stalled due to a dispute over the assembly of the aircraft in India.

Read more

To category page

Loading...