Dakota is not just the name of an aircraft. It is a shining symbol of India’s pride and resistance. It was in May 2018, when the Indian Air Force received a gift of heritage, a gift of delight and a gift that preserves it celebrated history.
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The Indian Air Force formally inducted the Rafale aircraft on Thursday (September 10) into the 17 Squadron ‘Golden Arrows’. The 17 Squadron has many firsts to its credit; in 1955 it was equipped with the first jet fighter, the legendary De Havilland Vampire.
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Union Defence minister Rajnath Singh and his French counterpart Florence Parly will be the chief guests for the event. The Rafale jets are India's first major acquisition of fighter planes in more than two decades.
India Sep 10, 2020, 9:08 AM IST
Since its civil nuclear deal with the US, India has been trying to get into export control regimes like NSG, MTCR, the Australia Group and the Wassenaar Arrangement that regulate the conventional, nuclear, biological and chemicals weapons and technologies.
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