India’s transport aircraft programme to manufacture 56 Avro aircraft for the Indian Air force is waiting for the green signal from Indian defence ministry. Most likely the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) will discuss the USD 2.5 billion Avro replacement programme in the next meeting, likely to take place later this month.

Source: http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-monohar-parrikar-to-chair-defence-acquisition-council-meet-next-week-2070568