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First Tejas flight successful

Tejas Mk1A boasts enhanced electronic RADAR, warfare, communication systems, additional combat capability, and improved maintenance features

29 Mar 2024 1:41 AM

Over 10,000 HAL employees launch countrywide indefinite strike over wage revision

The union leader also said the employees have hit the streets in protest.

14 Oct 2019 1:21 PM

Rajnath Singh finishes 30-minute sortie in Tejas, calls it 'exhilarating'

The Union minister said that this will also boost the morale of IAF pilots who are flying these aircraft.

19 Sep 2019 9:40 AM

HAL delivers Chetak helicopter to Indian Navy ahead of schedule

HAL has so far produced more than 350 Chetak helicopters and delivered around 80 to the Indian Navy.

24 Jul 2019 3:28 PM

Air Force jet drops fuel tank mid-air near Coimbatore, creates 3-ft deep crater

The plane, a Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, managed to land safely at Sulur Air Force Station.

02 Jul 2019 11:30 AM


Boeing offers to build 21st century aerospace ecosystem in India

Two major American fighter jets manufacturers - Boeing and Lockheed Martin - are in the race for the Indian fighter jet market.

02 Apr 2019 2:25 PM

HAL records Rs 19,400 crore turnover for 2018-19 fiscal

HAL posted a revenue growth in excess of 6 per cent during 2018-19 as compared to 3.8 per cent during 2017-18.

02 Apr 2019 8:42 AM

Boeing to partner with HAL, Mahindra for manufacturing F/A-18 Super Hornet fighters

The partnership with HAL and Mahindra will create jobs, industrial capacity, and a globally competitive Indian supply chain: Velagapudi.

22 Feb 2019 11:29 AM

'Hope to get new squadron of Sukhoi-30 fighter jets soon’: HAL

According to reports, HAL is expected to manufacture two additional aircraft from the facility by the end of 2019.

21 Feb 2019 1:02 PM

'Parts of planes falling off': VK Singh raises questions over HAL's conditions

VK Singh defended the Rafale deal, saying the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France was necessary to enhance IAF's capabilities.

14 Feb 2019 10:28 AM


HAL posted profit of Rs 7,334 crore from 2015-16 to Sept 2018

The government has made significant investments to boost capacity of the HAL in the last three years: Bhamre.

12 Feb 2019 11:55 AM

Outdated jet for warriors, wine for babus: Brother of killed IAF pilot pens poem

Emotional poem penned by Abrol’s brother Sushant, posted on FB, states it is 'unforgiving' job to be test pilot given the risks it posses.

07 Feb 2019 11:22 AM

IAF officers to be part of HAL Mirage crash probe

The aircraft was being flown by two test pilots of the Indian Air Force- Squadron Leader Siddhartha Negi and Squadron Leader Samir Abrol.

02 Feb 2019 5:08 PM

Both pilots dead as IAF mirage aircraft crashes near Bengaluru’s HAL airport

Both were test pilots- Squadron leader Negi and Squadron leader Abrol.

01 Feb 2019 11:27 AM

Rahul slams Modi over Rafale deal, says PM refuses to pay dues of HAL

Gandhi's attack comes a day after he accused Modi government of weakening HAL.

08 Jan 2019 11:08 AM


HAL board to meet today amid reports of financial crisis

HAL said that it had taken an overdraft of Rs 962 Cr but with orders for 83 light combat aircraft, its finances were expected to improve.

08 Jan 2019 8:32 AM

'Incorrect, misleading': Sitharaman on doubts raised over HAL contracts

Sitharaman said over Rs 26,000 Cr worth of contracts have been awarded and work amounting to Rs 73,000 Cr are in pipeline.

07 Jan 2019 12:56 PM

Rafale fighter jet deal will 'sink' Modi govt, says Ashok Gehlot

Gehlot said tender was 'snatched' from the state-run HAL for manufacturing Rafale fighter jets and this was an 'insult' to HAL employees.

22 Oct 2018 5:20 PM

HAL raises 'politicisation of employees' after Rahul Gandhi's visit

An HAL statement came after the event, where the Congress president alleged that temples of modern India were being attacked and destroyed.

14 Oct 2018 8:38 AM

'Rafale your right,' says Rahul Gandhi as he interacts with HAL employees

Rahul has been attacking Modi govt over Rs 58,000 crore Rafale fighter jet deal accusing PM Modi of 'corruption'.

13 Oct 2018 3:56 PM