In the 11 years since the two countries established diplomatic relations, Israel has emerged as India's second largest weapons supplier, so a visit here this month by Prime Minister Ariel Sharon--the first by an Israeli leader--did not go unnoticed by India's aerospace establishment. Almost half of Israel's $4.2 billion in military sales last year went to India, and within the past decade India has supplanted China as Israel's biggest military customer. The annual average $1.2 billion ...

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