PM Modi pitches for India's self-reliance in defence manufacturing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday made a strong pitch for India's self-reliance in defence production.

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.

Profit making PSUs may be asked to submit IPO plans to govt

Profit-making unlisted PSUs and their subsidiaries may have to submit listing plans while signing annual performance pacts with the government, a move aimed at helping the Centre garner resources and unlocking the value of many state-owned firms.

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.

HAL makes spacecraft module for second moon mission

HAL makes spacecraft module for second moon mission

State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) on Monday delivered a spacecraft module with an orbiter and a lander to the Indian space agency for its second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 slated for the near future.

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.

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.

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.

Noise measurement flight trials for ALH conducted

State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) on Thursday said it has completed noise measurement flight trials for Advance Light Helicopter-Dhruv, for European Certification.

Preliminary study underway on helicopter unit in Goa: Parrikar

 A preliminary assessment by HAL and consultation with his ministry will decide on Goa's feasibility for setting up a helicopter manufacturing unit, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday.

HAL's operations to be expanded: Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said the operations of the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) would be expanded to compete with global aerospace and defence equipment manufacturing companies.

HAL Board reconstituted

State-run Hindustan Aeronautics' board has been reconstituted with the post of Chairman redesignated as Chairman and Managing Director in tune with its growth plans for the next 20 years.

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.

HAL ready to make more doors for Airbus

State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) is looking for more orders from aerospace major Airbus to make passenger doors for its civil aircraft which are operated by global airlines worldwide.

HAL to make light utility choppers

State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) will make military and civil variants of light utility helicopters (LUH) for the Indian and global markets, a top official said Thursday.

Aero India show: Metal birds awe spectators with aerial aerobatics

A breathtaking display of air power and brilliant aerobatics by fighter jets and helicopters on Wednesday enthralled the audience at the 10th Aero India show where famed international aerobatic teams left the crowd awestruck with their death-defying stunts.

Second prototype of naval version of LCA-Tejas tested successfully

Hindustan Aeronautical Limited (HAL) on Saturday successfully tested the second prototype of naval variant of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA)-Tejas here.

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.

HAL bags Rs 1,090 crore defence contract

"This also reflects the trust of defence customers on HAL and we remain committed to supporting Indian Defence Services for all their needs," he added.

Dhruv helicopters are good, says Parrikar after Ecuador's move

 Asserting that Dhruv helicopters are good, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said HAL has been asked to set up additional depots for spares after Ecuador put the Indian choppers on "restricted" operations following a spate of accidents.