Major Milestone Crossed For The Advanced Light Fighter TEJAS

In a major development, the indigenously built Light Combat Aircraft Tejas on Monday successfully carried out air-to-air refuelling. The ability to carry out mid-air refuelling is one of the critical requirements of the LCA to achieve “final operational clearance”, making the aircraft battle-worthy. LCA Tejas,…

India Joins Elite Club Possessing Air to Air Fighter Jet Refueling Capability

India’s long-delayed Tejas fighter jet program has successfully demonstrated its air-to-air refueling capability during a trial involving an Ilyushin Il-78MKI tanker. The fighter jet used a Cobham-supplied refueling probe to connect with the tanker’s hose-and-drogue system. New Delhi (Sputnik) — The Indian Air Force (IAF)…

LCA Tejas MK 1 superior than Pakistan’s JF-17? Mid-air refuelling

LCA Tejas MK 1 superior than Pakistan’s JF-17? Mid-air refuelling Two days after the Indian Air Force (IAF) shared a video of its Tejas Mark-1 fighter jet refuelling mid-air on Twitter, the combat jet has clearly emerged as superior to the JF-17 Thunder which is…

Only Tejas are not enough for air security, the Indian Air Force has to think ahead of Tejas

The first Ladaku aircraft made in India Tejas has officially made its place in the IAF. This is more than 33 years of hard work, then India has got its first indigenous Ladaku aircraft.   Meet Tejas is a strength to the IAF. But only…

India’s Tejas Fighter Tests Mid Air Refueling For The First Time

India’s Tejas Fighter Tests Mid-Air Refueling For The First Time NEW DELHI: In a big step in its development cycle, a made-in-India Tejas fighter jet today refueled mid-air from an Indian Air Force tanker aircraft for the first time. The sortie, flown by test pilot…

India’s Tejas Fighter Refuels Mid Air For The First Time

In a big step in its development cycle, a made-in-India Tejas fighter jet today refueled mid-air from an Indian Air Force tanker aircraft for the first time.The sortie, flown by test pilot Group Captain Rajeev Joshi of the National Flight Test Centre, is a key…

NAL bags Rs 100 crore contract from HAL to supply equipment for Tejas

HAL, the manufacturer of Tejas fighter aircraft, has given a contract of Rs 100 crore to National Aerospace Laboratory to supply equipment for the Light Combat Aircraft, NAL Director Jitendra Jadhav said today. The technology developed by NAL, a laboratory under the Council for Scientific…

LCA Tejas MK1A with BVR missiles, AESA radar getting ready for IAF

The indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas Mk1A fighters with enhanced capabilities including Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar, Beyond Visual Range (BVR) missiles, Self-Protection Jammer (SPJ) and Air-to-Air Refuelling (AAR) will soon join the Indian Air Force (IAF). The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) had…

9 Rising Cost and delays in FOC’s, How HAL lost LCA Tejas Program to IAF – YouTube

This video shows you that Rising Cost and delays in FOC’s, How HAL lost LCA Tejas Program to IAF. Support Us: Buy Smartphone: https://amzn.to/2NZG9hK OnePlus 6: https://amzn.to/2OtbHhf Honor 7x: https://amzn.to/2Kg98f1 The Indian Air Force (IAF), which has long opposed the large-scale induction of the Tejas…

Air Force, HAL in Clash over control of Tejas fighter production

The Indian Air Force (IAF), which has long opposed the large-scale induction of the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), could soon be given charge of manufacturing the fighter jet in the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) complex in Bengaluru. And Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who has…