JET DEAL

  • British PM wants India to reconsider Rafale deal February 2, 2012

    New Delhi: A 'disappointed' British Prime Minister David Cameron said that he would do 'everything he can' to 'encourage' India to reconsider its decision to acquire 126 Frenchmade Rafale fighter jets instead of the UKbacked Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft. "The decision is obviously disappointing. Of course, I will do everything I can,...
  • Russia Syria jet deal reports concerning: US January 24, 2012

    Washington: The US has expressed concern over reports that Syria has inked a $ 550 million contract to purchase advanced training fighter jets from Russia. "If it is accurate, it would be quite concerning," State Department spokesperson, Victoria Nuland, told reporters when asked about reports that Russia would be supplying combat jets...