Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

With depleting squadron strength, IAF places order for 83 Tejas aircraft

With depleting squadron strength, IAF places order for 83 Tejas aircraft

The Defence Acquisition Council, the defence ministry's highest decision making body on procurement, had in November last year approved purchase of 83 Tejas Mark 1 A by IAF at a cost of Rs 50,025 crore.

Dec 20, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
HAL to supply 41 Advanced Light Helicopters to Indian armed forces

HAL to supply 41 Advanced Light Helicopters to Indian armed forces

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has signed a Rs 6,100 crore contract to supply 41 Advanced Light Helicopters (ALH) to the Indian Army and one to the Navy, an official statement said on Monday.

Sep 04, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
India needs to put national resources for defence preparedness: Arun Jaitley

India needs to put national resources for defence preparedness: Arun Jaitley

"We need to put our entire national resources behind our defence preparedness," Jaitley said while launching the production of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) designed Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) on Saturday evening here.

Aug 26, 2017, 22:56 PM IST

Jaguar fighter plane with advanced radar takes off for the first time

An upgraded Jaguar fighter aircraft fitted with an AESA (active electronically scanned array) radar was flown for the first time on Thursday. The initiative has been taken by test pilots at defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL).

Aug 11, 2017, 00:23 AM IST

CAG slams Navy for delay in ASW corvettes project

In a report tabled in Parliament, the federal auditor said two of the four warships were delivered to the Navy were not fitted with required weapons and sensor systems due to which they could not perform to full potential as envisaged.

Jul 21, 2017, 20:31 PM IST

HAL to provide 32 ALH-Dhruv choppers to Navy, Coast Guard

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has signed a contract with the Indian Navy and the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) to provide 32 advanced light helicopter Dhruv (ALH-Dhruv), said an official release on Thursday.

Mar 30, 2017, 22:47 PM IST

HAL gets membership of APAQG with voting rights

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited said it has been conferred the prestigious membership of the Asia-Pacific Aerospace Quality Group (APAQG) under the category 'Full Member with voting rights'.

Sep 16, 2016, 14:41 PM IST
IAF Chief Arup Raha to take maiden flight in Tejas today, first squadron to come up by July

IAF Chief Arup Raha to take maiden flight in Tejas today, first squadron to come up by July

Arup Raha will become the first IAF chief to fly in the multi-role supersonic Tejas at the Hindustan Aeronautics facility in Bengaluru.

May 17, 2016, 09:01 AM IST
Indian Air Force's frontline Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter jet is facing engine crisis​

Indian Air Force's frontline Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter jet is facing engine crisis​

The government said on Thursday Su-30MKIs have been facing engine troubles and have been forced to land on single engine 34 times since April 1, 2014.

May 06, 2016, 18:07 PM IST
Indian Tejas jet's success leaves Western arms contractors worried

Indian Tejas jet's success leaves Western arms contractors worried

The Tejas is perhaps the world`s smallest lightweight, multi-role single engine tactical fighter aircraft.

Apr 23, 2016, 09:27 AM IST

HAL turnover hits all-time high at Rs 16,524 cr in FY16

Defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) today said its turnover surged to an all-time high of Rs 16,524 crore for fiscal 2015-16.

Apr 05, 2016, 15:19 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of HAL's helicopter facility

PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of HAL's helicopter facility

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday unveiled a plaque for the foundation stone of a new helicopter manufacturing unit of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) in Tumkur district in Karnataka.

Jan 03, 2016, 16:49 PM IST

Light Combat Helicopter clears flight trials

The Light Combat Helicopter (LCH)?3, a versatile combat chopper developed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), has successfully completed the hot weather flight trials in Jodhpur.

Jun 27, 2015, 15:39 PM IST

HAL delivers Orbiter Craft Module Structure of Chandrayaan-2 to ISRO

Defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has delivered 'Orbiter Craft Module Structure' of Chandrayaan-2, India's second lunar exploration mission, to ISRO Satellite Centre here.

Jun 22, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

HAL, BEL join hands to meet Defence requirements

Defence PSUs HAL and BEL have signed an agreement to share their expertise in design, development, engineering and manufacturing to develop and produce advanced airborne communication equipment to meet the requirement of the defence services.

Jun 05, 2015, 17:00 PM IST

HAL, BEL join hands to meet Defence requirements

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and Bharat Electronics Limited have agreed to share the business from the Indian defence services, the companies said.

Jun 05, 2015, 16:50 PM IST

India delivers three Cheetal helicopters to Afghanistan

India has delivered three multi-role Cheetal helicopters along with allied equipment and spares to Afghanistan, Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Apr 24, 2015, 15:29 PM IST

Kiran trainer aircraft to be maintained 3-4 more years: HAL

As it celebrated 50 years of flying home grown 'Kiran' trainer aircraft, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited says it will continue its maintenance for next three to four years.

Feb 21, 2015, 15:15 PM IST

HAL hands over BrahMos missile integrated Su-30 to IAF

HAL on Thursday handed over the first supersonic cruise missile BrahMos integrated Su-30 fighters to the Indian Air Force, making the aircraft a "very lethal" weapon delivery platform.

Feb 19, 2015, 15:07 PM IST

HAL bags Rs 1090 Crore contract for supplying 14 Do-228 aircrafts to IAF

The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) on Thursday bagged a major defence contract for supplying 14 Do-228 aircrafts to the Indian Air Force.

Feb 05, 2015, 18:51 PM IST