30 Jun '14, 3pm

Western Countries Lining Up to Court New Indian Government: France’s foreign affairs minister Laurent Fabius i...

Western Countries Lining Up to Court New Indian Government Jun 30, 2014 15:35 UTC by Defense Industry Daily staff France’s foreign affairs minister Laurent Fabius is the first of a series of Western officials to meet with Indian prime minister Narendra Modi and is #2 Arun Jaitley to discuss what some hope may be a new wave of defense acquisitions. Fabius is eager to finalize the Rafale contract , but like Qatar that may still stay in the “not quite done deal” category for a while. Meanwhile Modi is touting India’s cost effective satellite launching capabilities. Advertisement US Acquisition Policy The Government Accountability Office notes that the US Army and Air Force have yet to institutionalize their use of open systems the way the US Navy did years ago: “Despite the positive developments we identified in this review and our July 2013 report, DOD continues to face a nu...

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