Brahmand NewsPrevious Article
Brahmand NewsNext Article
Headlines
  • China's experimental space lab to re-enter earth's atmosphere:-The experimental space lab Tiangong-2 will have a controlled descent from its orbit and it would re-enter earth's atmosphere to fall into the Pacific Ocean, China’s official space agency has said....
  • Exclusive Interview of Dr. Sudhir Kumar Mishra, CEO & MD, BrahMos Aerospace:-BrahMos Aerospace is one of the most outperforming companies in India's Defence & Aerospace Sector. Dr. Sudhir K Mishra, CEO & MD of the India-Russia JV entity, in an interview, shares the vision and incredible achievements of the company in its quest to improve the strike capability of India’s armed forces whether on sea, from underwater, in air or on land....
  • INS Sagardhwani embarks on ‘Sagar-Maitri Mission-2’:-INS Sagardhwani, an oceanographic research vessel of the Defence Research and Development Organisation, has embarked on a two-month-long Sagar- Maitri Mission-2 from Southern Naval Command in Kochi....
  • Rafale will provide IAF strategic deterrence: Defence Ministry:-The Rafale fighter aircraft will provide the Indian Air Force strategic deterrence and requisite capability to engage targets at long ranges, the Defence Ministry has said in a report, adding the training of first batch of officers and technicians is under way with the French Air Force....

HAL's SPORT to be positioned at Aero India 2019

Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print This Article

An internet imagery.

BENGALURU (PTI): For the first time, HAL's Supersonic Omni Role Trainer Aircraft (SPORT) simulator would be positioned at the five-day Aero India 2019 beginning February 20 here.

HAL is keen to launch the indigenous development of SPORT (Aircraft) with 4++ generation or equivalent capabilities to bridge the gap in pilot training to command front line fighters, HAL CMD R Madhavan said.

The SPORT aircraft would be utilized for fighter training after Advanced Jet Training stage and before induction of pilots into a frontline fighter squadron, he noted.

Another star attraction at the pavilion would be the aerospace corner, virtual and holographic room and Jaguar aircraft simulator.

Besides providing huge logistic support, the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited would showcase its prowess in defence and aerospace centered on the theme 'Innovate, Integrate and Lead.'

"HAL is poised to tap into the opportunities during the forthcoming Aero India and will highlight its indigenously designed and developed fixed and rotary wing platforms, technologies covering power plants and latest R&D offerings.

HAL is an industry leader and will continue to leave a mark as a formidable player in the domestic and global defence market," the HAL CMD said.

HAL's indigenous products Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas, HTT-40 (Basic Trainer Aircraft), first indigenously upgraded Hawk Mk132, named as Hawk-i, Civil Do-228, Advanced Light Helicopter (Rudra), Light Utility Helicopter (LUH), Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) will fly at the show.

Referring to static display, he said HAL is showcasing Light Utility Helicopter (PT-1), Light Combat Helicopter (TD-2), Advanced Light Helicopter (Rudra) and ALH MICU (Medical Intensive Care Unit).

Other key attractions at HAL pavilion would be the demonstration of tail boom folding and main rotor folding of the Naval Utility Helicopter (NUH), as a Technology Demonstrator.

As part of the 'Innovate' theme, HAL will showcase Hindustan Turbo Fan Engine (HTFE-25) and Hindustan Turbo Shaft Engine (HTSE-1200) as technology demonstrators, Rotary UAV, models of avionics and mechanical system Line Replacement Units (LRUs) and various complex manufacturing capabilities.

Madhavan further said scaled models of Do-228 military aircraft, LCA fighter and Sukhoi-30MKI (with the major sub-assemblies) would be displayed to project the lead role of HAL in developing domestic aeronautical suppliers and the eco-system for manufacturing high-end aircraft.

The 'Lead' theme would position HAL as a leader in development of products and certification of aircraft, helicopters and LRUs that meet the customer requirements.

Tags:

Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print Article

Other Related News

Defence export authorisation touched Rs 10,745 cr in 2018-19: Report

The defence export authorisation has touched Rs 10,745 crore during 2018-19, a growth of more than 100 per cent over the corresponding value in the fiscal 2017-18, the Defence Ministry has said in a report.

Upcoming Defence Exhibitions

BRAHMOS Missile Systems

Headlines

Brahmand World Defence Update 2019

Image Gallery