India Decides To Buy 36 Dassault Rafale From France For IAF
India Decides To Buy 36 Dassault Rafale From France For IAF India, one of the seventh largest countries of the world, has deep root in the field of defense and military. India spends billions of money every year for military and defense. Recently, Manohar Parikar, defense minister of India, informed that India is going to buy 36 brand new Dassault Rafale fighter jets from France.
Last time, India had intended to buy 126 fighter jets from Dassault Company of France but those aircraft are very expensive and the agreement was not successful. So, after long time, India has decided to buy 36 jets and rest of the aircraft will not be bought.
The cost of 36 fighter jets have been estimated to be 5000000000 euro