CII- IAF Seminar on Make in India for Indian Air Force 2016
The onerous responsibility of Air Defence of Indian skies vests with Indian Air Force, the fourth largest air force in the world. Today, IAF is on the threshold of modernisation and expansion to meet the ever changing scenarios in the neighborhood and the emerging threat perceptions.
IAF is acquiring a host of platforms and systems to boost its operational capabilities. The technologies and capabilities that IAF need in the next 15 years are highlighted in the ‘Technology Perspective and Capability Roadmap’ (TPCR) published by HQ Integrated Defence Staff. On the anvil are acquisition projects worth more than Rs 2,50,000 crores. Ironically, only 10-15% of these are expected to be from indigenous sources.Read More