The Shaky Acquisition of Combat Aircraft in the Indian Air Force

28 Jun, 2018    ·   5487

Air Cmde (Retd) Prashant Dikshit analyses recent developments with regard to the acquisition of combat aircraft for the Indian Air Force

There seems to be widespread scepticism among military air power experts in India regarding the future of the Indian Air Force's (IAF) combat worthiness. At the heart of the matter is the process and speed of the induction of combat aircraft in the fleet. The uncertainties lay at the government