In pictures: Five Rafale fighter jets arrive in Ambala

Water salute given to the five Rafale fighter aircraft after their landing at Indian Air Force airbase in Ambala, Haryana

1 / 6
Photo- ANI


Rafale jets are being escorted into Indian airspace by two IAF Sukhoi-30MKI fighters

2 / 6
Photo: @DefenceMinIndia


A Rafale fighter jet refuels mid-air on its journey to India. The jets covered a distance of around 7,000 kms

3 / 6
Photo: Indian Embassy in France


Indian Rafale contingent established contact with Indian Navy warship INS Kolkata, deployed in the Western Arabian Sea

4 / 6


Mid-air refuelling of Rafale Jets on their way to India from France

5 / 6
Photo: Indian Embassy in France


This is India's first major acquisition of fighter planes in over two decades

6 / 6
Photo- IAF


Read our full coverage on Rafale

Dear Reader,

Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.

We, however, have a request.

As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.

Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.

Digital Editor

Business Standard is now on Telegram.
For insightful reports and views on business, markets, politics and other issues, subscribe to our official Telegram channel





Related News

Most Read


[ more ]


[ more ]


[ more ]

Latest News

[ more ]

Todays Paper

[ more ]

News you can use

[ more ]