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IAF strongly pitches for desi fighters, from Tejas to 5 generation jets

IndiaTimes Friday, 4 October 2019
In a strong push for indigenisation, the IAF has put its full weight behind the development of a home-grown fifth-generation fighter aircraft (FGFA) as well as shown its readiness to go in for 200 Tejas Mark-II light combat aircraft after inducting the first 123 Mark-I jets. Now, the IAF’s full focus is on the futuristic twin-engine AMCA, with advanced stealth, multi-sensor integration and supercruise capabilities.
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Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:13Published
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Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:00Published

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