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India signs deal for 36 Rafale with France

India and France has finally signed the contract for 36 ‘Rafale’ fighters (28 single-seats and 8 twin-seats). The deal also includes - the RBE2 AESA radar, the Spectra electronic warfare system, optronics, the communication navigation and identification system (CNI), the majority of the cockpit display systems, power generation systems and a logistics support component. The worth of the deal is around Rs. 58,000 Crores (7.8 billion Euros). There is an accompanying offset clause through which France will invest 30 percent of the deal in India's military aeronautics-related research programmes and 20 percent into local production of Rafale components.

Source:http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/india-signs-rs-58-000-crore-deal-for-36-rafale-fighter-jets-with-france-1465495

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