NEW DELHI — Amid fears that India’s long-delayed Intermediate Jet Trainer (IJT) project may slip even further due to weight issues, India’s defense ministry has finally acknowledged that the Indian air force (IAF) is looking for alternatives to the troubled program. "In order to meet the emergent situation created due to inordinate delay in the IJT project, IAF has already initiated the process for extending the technical life of the Kiran aircraft," Defense ...


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