Shiv Aroor is riding the Rafale. First Indian Journo to take action. Dassault sending the Rafales and giving Indian journalists rides for the primary time makes it the Dark Horse for me. Mr Hakan Jevrell, representing the Swedish authorities, centered his message on full support, long term co-operation, full and true technology switch, zero-corruption and high ranges of integrity. Along with Mr. Hakan Jevrell, the press briefing featured Mr. Hakan Bushke, CEO of Saab and Mr. Inderjit Sial who is the country head for Saab in India.
furthermore the precise statement you have been replying to was about numbers of LCA vs numbers of MRCA in IAF, not whether or not it was LCA Mk1 or Mk2. I recall reading old postings from when the mk1 was still in development, how enthusiastic all of the Indian posters were and how convinced they were that it might not simply be comparable … Read more