It (acquisition of 36 Rafale jet fighter) is being progress rapidly on fast track so that whatever was stated towards this acquisition of 36 aircraft materialised in the quickest possible time. I am very hopeful that it will be through much faster than the normal process that it takes. It will actually filled some voids but off course we have some more requirements, he added. On the indigenously developed Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, which is facing a lot of turbulence from its critics, the Chief of Air Staff , expressed hoped that Tejas would meet some of the immediate requirements of the Indian Air Force. Air Chief Marshal Raha said, "Tejas is a very good bet. We need to go indigenous ,even though it may not be the best in the world it will be able to meet some of our requirements. The LCA Tejas, he maintained will be one of our mainstays, adding, a very large number of SU 30s actually forming the backbone of the IAF.