Indian Air Force has issued a request for information (RFI) for the possible purchase of the long range Beyond Visual range missiles for its fighter jets.
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Indian in the past has looked for a new BVR missile range of over 100 kilometers to counter the Pakistani acquation of  500 AIM-120 C-5 AMRAAM BVR missiles from the United States for its F-16 C/D Block 52+ and F-16 AM/BM fighter jets.

American AIM-120 C-5 AMRAAM BVR has a range of over 105 kilometers, although No Escape Zone (Zone within which there is a high chances to destroy the target even if it has been alerted) is much smaller then 100 km. 

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