â€˜Make or buyâ€™ continues to pose a conundrum for Indian defense policy
Indiaâ€™s fervor for self-sufficiency in the defense sector has been matched so far only by its inability to deliver fully on this aspiration. The path is marked with failedâ€”or ineffectiveâ€”programs, while others stretch decades beyond their original development and delivery schedules. Indiaâ€™s Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), a bellwether project, was first foreseen as entering service in the 1990s but has yet to take its place in the Indian air force inventory. For Western ...
THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS
You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Indiaâ€™sNational Capability GoalRemains Elusive".
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.
Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.