Mar 26, 2015
The first two Refurbished Mirage 2000 I/TI have been delivered to India
The signing of the contract for the upgrade of Indian Mirage 2000 fleet occured in July 2011. The maiden flight of its first upgraded Mirage 2000 was completed successfully on the 5th October 2013, following a two year development phase dedicated to the equipment kit provided by Thales including the radar, the electronic warfare suite and the mission computer.
The first phase of the programme was completed on schedule in France. The rest of the fleet will be upgraded in India under the responsibility of HAL with the complete support and involvement of Dassault Aviation and Thales teams.