India received first two upgraded Mirage 2000

India has received the first two upgraded Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft with advanced navigational, radar and missile systems from French defence major Dassault Aviation in France. The entire fleet of 48 aircraft is being upgraded with the help of Dassault Aviation and Thales under a Rs 10,000 crore deal signed in July 2011. The mid-life upgrade is expected to extend the life cycle of the aircraft by another 10-15 years.

Source: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/two-upgraded-mirage-2000-handed-over-to-india-in-france/articleshow/46691234.cms

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