Rajnath Singh Flies On India's First Rafale Jet After Handover In France

Rajnath Singh, the Union Defence Minister on Tuesday evening flew in a Rafale fighter jet at the Dassault facility near France's Bordeaux, right after the first of the 36 long-awaited Rafale fighter jets was officially handed over to India by France.

The Defence Minister sat in the rear cockpit of the customized Rafale fighter jet with tail number RB-001 and was flown by a French pilot.