US which has emerged has top arm's for India and both the countries are closing in on an agreement to share military logistics after 12 years of talks.
Complicating things, the military doesn't want weapons from Indian firms with no track record in defence manufacturing.
Senior politicians from France, US and Britain will meet Modi over the next 10 days as he prepares to modernise the country's weaponry.
DRDO chief stated that improving FDI will bring in more players and will probably bring some technology in the country's industrial sector and R&D area.
The C-130J aircraft is expected to considerably enhance IAF's special missions capability.
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