Minister of State for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, Jean Baptiste Lemoyne said that the first Rafale fighter jet will land in India in September, and it will be a strong signal of Indo-French cooperation.
Aviation International News also mentioned the training aspects of the aircraft. Tucked away in the report was a telling sentence: “The first batch of pilots trained for Qatar in November 2017 were Pakistani exchange officers.”
The Supreme Court delivered its verdict, dismissing Centre's preliminary objections documents sourced from the Defence Ministry by media without authorisation which were used as "evidence" in the Rafale fighter jet case.
"The corruption and malfeasance in Rafale deal is out in the open. PM Modi misused his office to give benefits to Dassault Aviation and caused loss to the public exchequer," Randeep Surjewala of Congress said