83 Tejas cleared for IAF: Implications for the service, & its chequered history with Indian fighters

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#CutTheClutter #IAF #Tejas #HAL
With Modi govt clearing the long-awaited Rs 48,000 crore deal for 83 HAL Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, Shekhar Gupta takes a look at what this means to the IAF given the armed service's checkered record with indigenous aeronautics, India's decades of technology denial, and more in episode 661 of #CutTheClutter.

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Additional research by Snehesh Alex Philip & Raghav Bikhchandani
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Watch Shekhar Gupta's 2018 Walk the Talk episode here:
https://youtu.be/_RlLyzz8-QI
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Read Snehesh Alex Philip's story here:
https://theprint.in/defence/govt-clears-rs-48000-cr-deal-for-83-tejas-mk-1a-all-you-want-to-know-about-the-aircraft/584743/
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