A E R O S PA C E N E
2 November 2023
been inducted into the military ex-import, some in the last three to four years with the process The French firm’s partnership with HAL still on, like the Apaches for the Army and the began more than 50 years ago, starting with Sea Hawks for the Navy. [...] In this regard, the agreements signed by HAL with General Electric of the US for co-producing the F-414 engines for the Tejas fighter aircraft in India and with French Safran Helicopter Engines for the design and development of a suitable engine to power the future IMRH project are a great leap forward, as this will further boost India’s push The Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief Air for Atmanirbharta. [...] nation to project air power beyond boundaries Post-Independence, the IAF ensign was created in the form of rapid deployment, Humanitarian by replacing the Union Jack with the Indian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) and tricolour and the Royal Air Force roundels with peacekeeping missions,” he said stressing on the the IAF tricolour roundel. [...] A new lAF ensign has need to understand the nuances of evolving air now been created to better reflect the values of power, setting the pace to preserve peace and if the Force, the IAF said in a statement. [...] The parade also included a flight of Garud Sena’ and the motto of the IAF is inscribed below Commandos of the IAF for the first time, as the Himalayan eagle in golden Devanagari.” they recently completed 20 years of service.