Not that anyone was ignoring that sector. The Germans for example, other than having the strangest and most puzzling kind of 'art' on their wall, were here to primarily sell private or civil jets.
The toast of the foreign displays was the Israeli missile defense system - the Iron Dome.
Not only did they bring the entire truck-borne system, but they also set up helpful and informative videos before each one.
It looked formidable indeed.
Image: Defence personnel perform during the inauguration of the Aero India 2013 at Yelhanka Air base.