posted on May, 31 2004 @ 08:43 AM
VERY GOOD NEWS!!!!
i found this articles today,they are from "hindu" newspaper so I suppose it could be a credible source
it's very good,I suppose that India should be a major US ally in asia
and look at this part of article :
"The DPG meeting takes place weeks after officials met under the aegis of the Security Cooperation Group to discuss the sale of American military
equipment. The previous Vajpayee Government had concluded the largest-ever military deal with the U.S. for purchasing refurbished artillery-locating
radars. The Defence Ministry is now preparing to strike a second multi-million dollar deal for acquiring second-hand planes with the ability to detect
The Chief of Naval Staff had expressed the need to add to the depleted and ageing fleet of Russian maritime reconnaissance planes. It appears that
after weighing the option of modernising the existing fleet, the defence establishment is in favour of purchasing the American planes, provided the
final price is mutually acceptable"