Govt of India approves largest-ever indigenous defence deal for 83 LCA Tejas Mk1A fighter jets worth Rs 48,000 crore
HAL has already set-up second d line manufacturing facilities at its Nasik and Bengaluru Divisions to manufacture the LCA MK1A
Watch: Rajnath Singh flies in Light Combat Aircraft Tejas, becomes first ever Defence Minister to fly the indigenous aircraft
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today flew in the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) Airport in Bengaluru.
Indian Armed Forces has enough ammunition to fight at least 10 days of the intense war: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
Attacking the previous UPA government led by Congress, Sitharaman also revealed how the UPA government never utilised the defence budget for the acquisition of weapons and technology that was needed for Indian armed forces.
Almost all projects by HAL are running behind schedule, impacting operational planning of IAF
India's first three female fighter pilots are also expected to participate in the exercise