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Plan to Buy 114 Foreign Fighter Jets to Be Made In India: IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria

May 20, 2020 04:31 PM IST India India

Days after Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat said that the Indian Air Force was planning to the locally-manufactured Light Combat Aircraft 'Tejas', Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria contradicted him while detailing a list of planned aircraft. Bhadauria on Monday said that the list of aircraft planned to be inducted by the IAF includes 36 Rafales, 114 multirole fighter aircraft, 100 advanced medium combat aircraft (AMCA), and over 200 LCAs in different variants.