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Light Utility Helicopter, developed by HAL, clears high altitude tests

The Bengaluru-based HAL said in a statement that the trials were carried out by the test pilots from HAL, IAF and the Army from August 24 to September 2, 2019.

Sep 05, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

BrahMos Aerospace, HAL to take part in Russia's MAKS 2019 where Sukhoi Su-57E will be unveiled

The famed and deadly BrahMos supersonic cruise missile is from the BrahMos Aerospace stable while HAL is involved in manufacturing and assembling several top fighters of the Indian Air Force including the indigenous Ligh Combat Aircraft Tejas, Sukhoi Su-30MKI, Hawk Advanced Jet Trainer, Intermediate Jet Trainer HJT-36, Dornier 228 and HTT-40 Basic Flying Trainer.

Aug 20, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

Rolls Royce issues statement after FIR by CBI, says ‘won’t tolerate business misconduct’

The company has said that it will “not tolerate business misconduct of any sort”, adding that Rolls Royce is “committed to maintaining high ethical standards”.

Jul 31, 2019, 08:05 AM IST

CBI files FIR against Rolls Royce for alleged bribery to HAL, ONGC, GAIL officials

CBI in its FIR said Rolls Royce appointed Ashok Patni as commercial Advisor in lndia for bribing officials of HAL, ONGC and GAIL.

Jul 30, 2019, 18:32 PM IST

HAL delivers Chetak helicopter to Indian Navy ahead of schedule

HAL had entered into a contract with the Indian Navy in August of 2017 for the supply of eight Chetak helicopters with the delivery schedule of the first two in August of 2019 and the rest in August of 2020.

Jul 24, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

HAL bolsters Sukhoi Su-30 MKI repair and overhaul capability, ramps up Tejas LCA production

Minister of State Defence Shripad Naik said that the manufacturing capacity for the indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft has been ramped up from eight planes to 16 per year.

Jul 17, 2019, 17:58 PM IST

HAL order book full with top IAF fighter Sukhoi Su-30MKI, LCA Tejas, helicopters

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said that the present capacity available with HAL is adequate to fulfil the existing orders/projects in hand.

Jun 25, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

HAL delivers 150th gun bay door for Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet

HAL has been Boeing's long-term supplier in India for over 25 years. Boeing awarded HAL the contract to manufacture gun bay doors for the Super Hornet in 2007.

Jun 24, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

Tejas LCA maker HAL registers 7.8% rise in turnover

HAL's reported a Profit After Tax (PAT) of Rs. 2,282 crores for the FY 2018-19, an increase of 14.8% over Rs 1,987 crore in the corresponding previous year. An interim dividend of Rs 662 crores has already been paid by HAL for the year 2018-19.

Jun 12, 2019, 17:47 PM IST

Bengaluru man hangs son, forces wife to commit suicide

The entire incident was videotaped by the daughter of the accused.

Jun 03, 2019, 20:51 PM IST

HAL produces 16th Tejas fighter for IAF before March-end deadline

According to a HAL press release, the "customer flights are expected to be completed by the end of this month".

Mar 25, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

IAF doesn't need 126 Rafale jets as negotiated in UPA's deal, Nirmala Sitharaman explains why

Sitharaman said the requirement of the Air Force was higher in 2001 but after 20 years the situation has changed.

Feb 24, 2019, 06:55 AM IST

Boeing offers F/A-18 Super Hornet to IAF and Navy, meets HAL and Mahindra officials

The company claims it is planning to make the F/A-18 Super Hornet, which it says will deliver on India’s need for an aircraft carrier and land-based multi-role fighter, under the "Make in India" scheme.

Feb 21, 2019, 21:50 PM IST

HAL proposes Defence Ministry to procure new squadron of Sukhoi-30 fighter jets

It is to be noted that Su-30 fighter aircraft are being manufactured and overhauled at HAL's Ozar unit in Maharashtra's Nasik district since 2004. 

Feb 21, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

VK Singh raises questions over HAL's condition, capability

Talking to reporters here, the minister defended the Rafale deal, saying the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France was necessary to enhance the Indian Air Force's capabilities.

Feb 14, 2019, 09:59 AM IST

Tejas MK-1 gets Final Operational Clearance, IAF to get a more lethal fighter

The government has already sanctioned Rs 1381.04 crore in March 2017 to ramp up the production capacity from the existing eight aircraft to 16 planes per annum.

Feb 12, 2019, 11:43 AM IST

Mirage 2000 trainer fighter aircraft crashes in Bengaluru

Both the pilots managed to eject but one of them died as he had landed on the wreckage of the aircraft.

Feb 01, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

Developed by HAL, Light Combat Helicopter completes air-to-air missile firing test

According to news agency ANI, it is the only attack helicopter in the world capable of operating at altitudes as high as Siachen glacier.

Jan 17, 2019, 13:01 PM IST

Fireworks likely in Parliament as BJP, Congress continue to spar over Rafale, HAL

HAL has become another flashpoint between the ruling BJP and Congress.

Jan 07, 2019, 07:02 AM IST

Defence orders in advanced stages, HAL expects cash position to improve

The state-run aerospace major also said it had taken an overdraft of Rs 962 crores to meets its current requirements.

Jan 06, 2019, 23:02 PM IST