Today Dassault Aviation has delivered the first Rafale Aircraft to India. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh attended this handover ceremony at the Dassault assembly line facility in Mérignac, France.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh performed ‘Shastra Pooja’ on the auspicious occasion of Vijayadashami at the Dassault assembly line facility in Mérignac during the handover ceremony of first Rafale to India.
Watch the video of ‘Shastra Pooja’ performed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh :
Coconut and flowers on the Rafale’s Safran Front Sector Optronics (FSO), an infrared search & track system.
Lemons under the Wheels of Rafale Aircraft during the ‘Shastra Pooja’
Coconuts and Flowers during the ‘Shastra Puja’ Performed by Rajnath Singh:
Defence Minister wrote ‘Om’ on the Rafale’s nose during the Shastra Pooja.