Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

Maiden test of Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon from Hawk-i aircraft successful

The indigenously developed SAAW was the first stand-off smart weapon to be fired from Hawk-Mk132 aircraft built by the State-run aerospace behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Limited.

published on : 22nd January 2021

HAL takes responsibility to restore historic Jagannath Sagar lake

The lake was dug in 1781 during the reign of Maharaja Vikram Deo-I of Jeypore to fulfil the water needs of the town.

published on : 6th January 2021

HAL employee arrested for supplying aircraft information to Pakistan's ISI

The man was supplying secret information about Indian fighter aircraft and their manufacturing unit to ISI, police said.

published on : 9th October 2020

HAL's Light Utility Helicopter passes high-alt Himalayan trials

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) indigenously developed Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) demonstrated high-altitude capability in hot and high weather conditions in the Himalayas.

published on : 10th September 2020

HAL focusing on R&D to increase indigenisation: CMD Madhavan

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is aiming to boost its research and development efforts to increase indigenisation.

published on : 4th September 2020

Divesting in HAL is like selling national sovereignty: Workers

The morale and motivation of our workers is directly connected with HAL being solely a government enterprise,” they said.

published on : 30th August 2020

Two years on, defence ancillary firm waits for plot in Karnataka

The official expressed helplessness on giving a timeline to resolve the issue, and facilitate setting up of manufacturing units. 

published on : 30th July 2020

Keen on a career in aviation? HAL Management Academy launches PG Diploma, apply by July 31

The PG Diploma programmes are with specialization in aviation management and production management.

published on : 8th July 2020

Day after successful test flight, government clears procurement of 83 Tejas jets for IAF

Tejas, the first Light Combat Aircraft in Final Operational Clearance-standard (SP-21) took to the skies for its maiden flight in Bengaluru on Tuesday.

published on : 18th March 2020

FOC-Standard LCA Tejas takes to skies on maiden flight in Bengaluru

K A Muthana (Retd), Chief Test Flying (Fixed Wing), the aircraft took-off from HAL Airport at around 1230 hours, the Bengaluru-headquartered defence PSU said in a statement.

published on : 17th March 2020

 Light Utility Helicopter gets operational clearance

The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has received the Initial Operational Clearance (IOC) for its Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) paving the way for the helicopter’s production.

published on : 8th February 2020

DefExpo 2020: HAL signs MoU with Israeli firm to make, sell drones

This collaboration will enhance technology sharing and business partnership between India and Israel.

published on : 5th February 2020

UPA to blame for HAL's ouster from Rafale deal: Nirmala Sitharaman

Entire issue of HAL not being chosen happened during their (UPA) time, so all these questions that they are now directing at us should actually go to them, Sitharaman said.

published on : 18th September 2018

Rafale: PM Narendra Modi compromised national security, say former BJP ministers

Shourie said that in just two days Prime Minister Modi completely overturned a process that was in progress for years.

published on : 12th September 2018