A E R O S PA C E N E
6 October 2023
The indigenous content of seeing comparisons and competition amongst the Tejas Mk1A is expected to be 50% and rise to the HAL Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) ‘Tejas,’ 60% by the end of the program. [...] and performed a ski-jump take-off on the aircraft The T-50 partly resembles the F-16 Fighting carrier INS Vikramaditya and the indigenous Falcon and is 80% of the size. [...] In places where cannot really On the accident between a Sukhoi-30 and a counter the numbers or the might of the adversary, Mirage 2000 in Madhya Pradesh in January, in we will counter it through better tactics and better which one pilot waw killed, the IAF Chief said training… We have very flexible and dynamic it was the result of a human error. [...] The deal is the inaugural co- China and Turkey, has increased the threat development project under the US-India Defense manifold, hence the need to give impetus to the Technology and Trade Initiative, a bilateral Indian drone industry. [...] Then, when it’s in the field, “They are talking with the same vocabulary, you’ve got to continue to do the maintenance.” the same understanding of the missions, the same The PNT delta will focus on ensuring understanding of the people and the capabilities maintainers and contracting staff are on the same and it’s a much tighter integration,” he said.