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  • ILA: 999 no emergency for Hawk


    ​BAE Systems is promoting its new-generation Hawk advanced jet trainer at the ILA Berlin air show, as it anticipates breaking through 1,000 aircraft sold over the life of the programme.


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  • MBDA signs Indian ASRAAM contract


    India’s defence ministry has signed a £250 million ($428 million) contract with MBDA to equip its Sepecat/Hindustan...


  • Fresh delay hits Indian Jaguar upgrade


    Hindustan Aeronautics’ efforts to upgrade Sepecat Jaguar strike aircraft belonging to the Indian air force to the...


  • New Delhi stays mum on Rolls-Royce allegations


    ​Rolls-Royce has yet to receive any formal word from the Indian ministry of defence in regard to media reports that...


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  • India advances Avro replacement programme

    News | 23 Jul 2014 13:10 | Atul Chandra

    India's Avro programme to replace obsolete Hindustan Aeronautics-built HS-748 transports will be handled by the nation’s private sector. The decision – taken during a Defence Acquisition Council meeting led by defence minister Arun Jaitley – means state-owned airframer HAL will have no role to play in the estimated $2.2 billion deal.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/India-advances-Avro-replacement-programme-401917/
  • India orders more Dhruv helicopters

    News | 23 Jul 2014 13:07 | Atul Chandra

    ​Hindustan Aeronautics has received approval to manufacture 32 Dhruv Mk III advanced light helicopters, to be divided equally between the Indian navy and Indian coastguard.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/India-orders-more-Dhruv-helicopters-401920/
  • FARNBOROUGH: UK firms show interest in India airliner programme

    News | 15 Jul 2014 09:17 | Greg Waldron

    ​Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) says a request for proposals will soon be issued to invite bidders for the engine of India’s Regional Transport Aircraft (RTA) programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-UK-firms-show-interest-in-India-airliner-programme-401499/
  • MBDA signs Indian ASRAAM contract

    News | 10 Jul 2014 10:29 | Atul Chandra

    India’s defence ministry has signed a £250 million ($428 million) contract with MBDA to equip its Sepecat/Hindustan Aeronautics Jaguar strike aircraft with the company’s ASRAAM short-range air-to-air missile. A company source has confirmed the signing, but declined to provide any further specifics.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/MBDA-signs-Indian-ASRAAM-contract-401260/
  • VIDEO: How Martin-Baker rises above the rest

    News | 01 Jul 2014 10:10 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Almost 70 years ago, a pioneering British company performed the first test of an innovation which was to transform the cockpit of the jet fighter, and has since saved the lives of thousands of pilots.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-How-Martin-Baker-rises-above-the-rest-400877/
  • HAL moves to re-open HAL Bangalore airport for commercial use

    News | 18 Jun 2014 02:35 | Mavis Toh

    ​Hindustan Aeronautics Limited(HAL) says it is working to re-open HAL Bangalore airport for short-haul commercial flights.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HAL-moves-to-re-open-HAL-Bangalore-airport-for-commercial-use-400508/