Aero India 2019: HAL plans leading role
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has announced the highlights of its participation at the upcoming Aero India show.
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has announced the highlights of its participation at Aero India 2019, to be held at Air Force Station, Yelahanka, Bengaluru from 20th to 24th February. The HAL display will be centered on the theme ‘Innovate, Integrate and Lead’.
HAL products taking part in the flying display will include Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas, HTT-40 (Basic Trainer Aircraft), first indigenously upgraded Hawk Mk132/Hawk-i, Civil Do-228, Advanced Light Helicopter (Rudra), Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) and Light Combat Helicopter (LCH).
The static display will include the Light Utility Helicopter (PT-1), Light Combat Helicopter (TD-2), Advanced Light Helicopter (Rudra) and ALH MICU (Medical Intensive Care Unit).
The main attraction in HAL’s indoor pavilion will be the demonstration of tail boom folding and main rotor folding of the Naval Utility Helicopter (NUH), as a Technology Demonstrator. The NUH is the Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv tailored to the operational requirements of the Navy. HAL will also be showing for the first time its Supersonic Omni Role Trainer Aircraft (SPORT) simulator.
HAL will also showcase the Hindustan Turbo Fan Engine (HTFE-25) and Hindustan Turbo Shaft Engine (HTSE-1200) technology demonstrators, along with rotary UAV, models of avionics and mechanical system Line Replacement Units (LRUs) and various complex manufacturing capabilities.