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Light Combat Aircraft


LCA programme created an aeronautical ecosystem in India, we flew a record 5,000 sorties without accident: IAF veteran

September 05, 2021 8:36 pm

Air Marshal (Retd) Philip Rajkumar says without the strong foundation laid by the Tejas programme it wouldn’t have been possible to develop the LCA MK II and later the advanced medium combat aircraft

Pune: DRDO facilities develop pilot escape path clearance system for combat aircraft

June 23, 2021 9:44 am

Armament Research and Development Establishment (ARDE) and High Energy Material Research Laboratory (HEMRL) developed the Canopy Severance System (CSS) for indigenous aircraft including LCA Tejas, HJT-36 and HTT-40.

WATCH: Tejas clears critical test after its first ever 'arrested landing' for naval deployment

September 13, 2019 9:24 pm

The critical test, which was conducted in Goa today, has put India among a select group of nations having the capability to design a jet which can land on an aircraft carrier.

Beyond The News: Big plans in the air, not much on ground yet

May 26, 2016 8:23 am

The IAF’s squadron strength has dwindled to dangerously low levels, many jets are near the end of their operational lives, and the future looks uncertain.

Manohar Parrikar reviews LCA progress

July 09, 2015 1:56 am

This was Parrikar’s third meeting with HAL since he took over as Defence Minister.

Arun Jaitley: 10 key DRDO projects delayed

July 19, 2014 2:04 am

Jaitley’s reply attributed the delay in completion of projects to “inadequate production facility at HAL”.

DRDO faces MPs’ heat for project delays

November 07, 2013 1:29 am

At present,DRDO is carrying out as many as 532 projects.

India launches first indigenously developed aircraft carrier INS Vikrant

August 12, 2013 12:11 pm

37,500 tonne carrier will undergo extensive trials till 2016 before being inducted into the Navy.

India to launch 1st indigenous aircraft carrier 'INS Vikrant'

August 12, 2013 9:55 am

37,500 tonne carrier will undergo extensive trials till 2016 before being inducted into the Navy.