Top News on Hindustan Aeronautics

  • Good neighbours: Our Top 10 Anglo-French aviation projects


    ​In the week that the UK and France advanced their ambitions to test a jointly-developed unmanned future combat air system, we take a look at the bilateral project, plus nine other notable examples of Anglo-French collaboration in the aerospace sector.


  • Other News for Hindustan Aeronautics

  • Pilatus waits on Indian trainer decision


    ​Swiss airframer Pilatus has quickly established itself as a trusted supplier to the Indian air force, because of the...


  • India restarts reconnaissance helicopter contest


    ​India’s defence ministry has released a fresh request for information (RFI) for reconnaissance and surveillance...


  • Oman retires last Jaguar strike aircraft


    ​Oman has retired its last four operational Sepecat Jaguars, with the strike aircraft having been involved in a...


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  • India resumes Su-30MKI flights following safety checks

    News | 20 Nov 2014 09:37 | Atul Chandra

    ​The Indian air force has resumed flying activities with its Sukhoi Su-30MKI combat aircraft, after removing a grounding order imposed after an uncommanded ejection involving the type on 21 October.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/India-resumes-Su-30MKI-flights-following-safety-checks-406287/
  • HAL’s third LCH prototype conducts maiden flight

    News | 17 Nov 2014 02:59 | Greg Waldron

    Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) has conducted the maiden flight of the third test aircraft in the Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) programme, with the company confident of attaining initial operational capability by September 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HALs-third-LCH-prototype-conducts-maiden-flight-406134/
  • Pilatus waits on Indian trainer decision

    News | 13 Nov 2014 11:11 | Atul Chandra

    ​Swiss airframer Pilatus has quickly established itself as a trusted supplier to the Indian air force, because of the smooth entry into service and performance of its PC-7 MkII basic trainer aircraft (BTA). As of last month, its in-service examples had exceeded 22,000 flying hours and accumulated well over 42,000 landings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Pilatus-waits-on-Indian-trainer-decision-406011/
  • Good neighbours: Our Top 10 Anglo-French aviation projects

    News | 07 Nov 2014 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    ​In the week that the UK and France advanced their ambitions to test a jointly-developed unmanned future combat air system, we take a look at the bilateral project, plus nine other notable examples of Anglo-French collaboration in the aerospace sector.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Good-neighbours-Our-Top-10-Anglo-French-aviation-projects-405790/
  • Alenia drops India Avro replacement tender

    News | 06 Nov 2014 01:05 | Atul Chandra

    Alenia Aermacchi will not bid for an Indian air force contract to replace India’s Hindustan Aeronautics-built HS-748 Avro transports.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alenia-drops-India-Avro-replacement-tender-405694/
  • India restarts reconnaissance helicopter contest

    News | 05 Nov 2014 17:13 | Atul Chandra

    ​India’s defence ministry has released a fresh request for information (RFI) for reconnaissance and surveillance (RSH) rotorcraft to be acquired for the nation's army and air force.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/India-restarts-reconnaissance-helicopter-contest-405684/