Added on : 2023-11-30 16:27:44
India is all set to get more fighter jets as the Union Defence Ministry on Thursday cleared the acquisition of 97 Tejas Light Combat aircraft for the Indian Air Force (IAF).
Besides, it has also cleared the procurement of 156 Prachand Combat helicopters. Of these, 90 are Army helicopters and 66 are IAF helicopters.
Both the Tejas aircraft and the Prachand helicopters are homegrown and are worth Rs 1.1 lakh crore.