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AA Edit | Probe Tejas crash thoroughly

First crash in 23 years prompts investigation into backbone of Indian Air Force; transparency vital for air defense capabilities

14 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

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

It was ‘textbook landing’: Sources on naval LCA Tejas DRDO testing

The first naval prototype of Naval LCA made 'successful landing' on a 90-metre stretch after being flown by a pilot for about 40 min.

14 Sep 2019 8:26 AM

Tejas executes perfect arrested landing

A normal LCA lands on a one-kilometre runway. But on an aircraft carrier, the aircraft needs to land on a 100-metre runaway.

14 Sep 2019 6:44 AM

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


Tejas combat jet will debut in Malaysian event

Sources in HAL said IAF pilots would fly the fighter and the trainer variant to Malaysia from Air Force station at Sulur in TN.

23 Jan 2019 12:27 AM

Navy’s Tejas fighter jet carries out successful tests on aircraft carrier

India has joined select club of countries to have capability to produce aircraft which can operate from an aircraft carrier.

02 Aug 2018 8:56 PM

Private sector to participate in $2 billion stealth fighter project

The twin-engine multi-role combat aircraft would be designed for air superiority, ground attack, interception and other types of missions.

11 Apr 2018 2:46 AM

Welcome news on Tejas

The Indian Navy too badly needs jets and helicopters, and the current scenario requires more speed than the traditional personnel strength.

05 Mar 2018 12:32 AM

No proposal to ‘shelve’ Tejas project, says Nirmala Sitharaman

The Tejas is a supersonic, lightweight, all-weather, multi-role fighter designed for air-to-air, air-to-ground and air-to-sea combat roles.

04 Mar 2018 12:53 AM


Singapore minister has a ride on Tejas, calls LCA ‘excellent’

Three Tejas aircrafts (trainer version) stole the show by performing aerial displays.

29 Nov 2017 2:06 AM

Central Railways vigorously starts prepping train

he train will depart on its maiden journey from Mumbai to Goa on Monday.

21 May 2017 2:02 AM

Tejas to lead Republic Day flypast

The Tejas will lead an impressive fleet comprising Mi-17 helicopters, Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets and advanced light helicopters Rudra.

20 Jan 2017 12:52 AM

India needs about 200-250 Rafales to maintain edge: IAF chief Arup Raha

Underlining that the teeth of any air force is the combat fleet, Raha said that the country needs another production line besides the Tejas.

28 Dec 2016 6:15 PM

Rafale deal to help DRDO realise stealth drone dream?

These 83 aircraft would be fitted with advanced Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar being developed indigenously.

21 Nov 2016 1:05 AM