India to Open Fighter Bids on Nov. 4, Press Trust of India Says

The Indian Defense Ministry will open commercial bids for the purchase of 126 combat aircraft on Nov. 4, Press Trust of India reported on Oct. 24, citing industry sources it didn’t identify.

It has invited the two shortlisted vendors, Dassault’s Rafale and Eurofighter, to attend.

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