Combined with the upcoming deliveries of the S400 air defence system next year, it will greatly enhance Indian air superiority in the region.
LOITERING CAPABILITY: 1.5 times of Su30MKI
RANGE: 780-1055 km vs 400-550 of Su30MKI
5 SORTIES per 24 hours against 3 by Su30MKI
While other nations, including France and Egypt operate Rafale jets, the ones supplied to India are more advanced and modified to meet specific requirements.
French industrial support for 50 years.