New Delhi: Dassault Aviation, which is going to take part for the first time at DefExpo 2020, will display a scale 1:10 Rafale mockup with the Indian colours “to pay tribute to the induction of the aircraft in the Indian Air Force”.
The DefExpo 2020 is going to be held in Lucknow from February 5 to 8. “For this first appearance at the exhibition, Dassault Aviation will display on its booth, located Hall 3, a scale 1:10 Rafale mockup with the Indian colours to pay tribute to the induction of the aircraft in the Indian Air Force (IAF),” the defence manufacturer said.
The first IAF Rafale handover to the government was held in Dassault Aviation Merignac facility on October 8 last year.
A mockup at scale 1:10 of Rafale M (Rafale naval variant) will also be as well displayed to present capabilities of this Rafale variant taking part in the tender of 57 aircraft to equip Indian Navy aircraft carriers.