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

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Photo- ANI

 

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

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Photo: @DefenceMinIndia

 

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

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Photo: Indian Embassy in France

 

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

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

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Photo: Indian Embassy in France

 

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

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Photo- IAF

 


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