English Release 18-May 2013
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Ministry of Defence05-May, 2010 16:26 IST
|Delay in Delivery of AWACS by Israel|
|The contract for supply of three Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft was signed with M/s Elta, Israel on March 05, 2004. The first and second AWACS aircraft were delivered to the Indian Air Force on May 25, 2009 and March 25, 2010 respectively as per the revised delivery schedule. The delivery of the third aircraft is planned for December 2010. Additional AWACS aircraft are planned to be procured in the 12th, 13th and 14th Plans.|
The Defence Research and Development Organisation is developing an indigenous Airborne And Early Warning system for use of the Indian Air Force.
This information was given by Defence Minister Shri AK Antony in written reply to Shri in Lalit Kishore Chaturvedi Rajya Sabha today.
Samir / PK / RAJ
(Release ID :61470)