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LCH at the Bangalore baggage carousel

Arriving in Bangalorelast night it was cool to see that Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) isdominating the signage in the airport arrival area. Above the immigrationcounters was a big HAL sign with a Tejas, SU-30MKI, and Light Combat Helicopter- all of which should fly at the show. I would have snapped a photo, but therewere dozens […]

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Picture of India’s light combat helicopter having first flight

I received a very nice picture today from the office of R Srinivasan, managing director of Hindustan Aeronautics’ (HAL) helicopter complex. It shows HAL’s light combat helicopter (LCH) having its first flight on 29 March in Bangalore. This helicopter was originally due to have first flight in 2008 but, not surprisingly, there were some delays. […]

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