RFI for Fighter Aircraft For The Indian Air Force

Indian Ministry of Defence intends to procure Fighter Aircraft for the Indian Air Force (IAF) and has issued a Request for Information (RFI). The proposal is to procure approximately 110 fighter aircraft (about 75% single seat and rest twin seat aircraft). The procurement should have a maximum of 15% aircraft in flyaway state and the remaining 85% aircraft will have to be made in India by a Strategic Partner/ Indian Production Agency (SP/ IPA). The aircraft are intended as day and night capable, all weather multi-role combat aircraft which can be used for - Air Superiority, Air Defence, Air to Surface Operations, Reconnaissance, Maritime, EW missions, Buddy Refuelling etc.

Issue Date: 6 April 2018

Response Date: 3 July 2018

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