French newspaper Le Monde reported on Saturday that France waived a tax demand of 143.7 million euros on a French subsidiary of Reliance Communications in 2015 when it was negotiating to sell the jets to India
India fears that such a training may have made Pakistani pilots cognizant about all strengths and weaknesses of the air craft.
India will induct the French-made Rafale combat jet in September, the chief of the Indian air force B.S. Dhanoa said on Monday.
NEW DELHI, INDIA: India signed a formal agreement on Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France's Dassault for a reported 7.9 billion euros ($8.8 billion), one of its biggest defence deals in decades.
NEW DELHI, INDIA: India may have just spent billions of dollars on hi-tech French fighter jets, but experts say it needs to do a lot more if it is going to face up to an increasingly assertive China.