NEW DELHI — The first of three Indian Air Force (IAF) AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control System) IL-76 heavy airlifters has arrived at Jamnagar Air Base from Israel. The three aircraft, being produced by Ilyushin Corp. under a $500 million deal, will be used as platforms for three Phalcon airborne early warning and control radars. The $1.1 billion radars are being manufactured by Israel Aircraft Industries. Equipped with PS-90A engines, the aircraft will be accepted here on May 28 ...
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