CAS Visited IAF Flight Test Establishments IAF Chief flies sortie in IOC LCA Tejas

CAS Visited IAF Flight Test Establishments IAF Chief flies sortie in IOC LCA Tejas.

Bengaluru, Aug 25 (PTI) Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria of the Indian Air Force (IAF) flew in Tejas, an Initial Operational Clearance (IOC) standard light combat aircraft, during his visit to the city.  The Ministry of Defense gave this information on Wednesday.

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS) visited IAF units and flight test establishments and facilities of DRDO and HAL in Bengaluru on 23 and 24 August, an official release said.

“During its visit to Bengaluru, the CAS flew in IOC LCA Tejas,” it said.

The IAF also tweeted pictures and said that Bhadauria flew in Tejas MK1 aircraft.

During his visit to the Aircraft and Systems Testing Establishment (ASTE), he was given an overview of ongoing projects and briefed on the progress of operational trials.

During his interaction with the personnel, he spoke about the unique and challenging role of ASTE, noted its commendable achievements and the need to be ahead of the curve to leverage its expertise in meeting the requirements of IAF operational units.  emphasized.

The CAS also visited the Software Development Institute (SDI), a unit working for the development of avionics software.

During the visit, he said that the Institute’s continued focus on important projects has contributed significantly in enhancing the operational and functional capability of the Indian Air Force.

He outlined his vision of SDI to move towards software indigenization for integration of various weapons on IAF aircraft and to achieve self-reliance in enhancing combat capability.

As part of the visit, the CAS met and interacted with the test crew and engineers from the Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), DRDO and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL).

CAS underlined the important role of both the establishments in furthering the common goal of building indigenous aviation industry capacity to meet our future requirements.

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Air Chief Marshal visits IAF establishments at DRDO and HAL in Bengaluru.

Air Chief Marshal visits IAF establishments at DRDO and HAL in Bengaluru.

The IAF chief also flew in a light combat aircraft Tejas.

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By: Express News Service |  Bangalore |

Aug 25, 2021 2:31:54 PM

Indian Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria flew the Tejas Mk1 FOC fighter aircraft during his visit to Bengaluru.  (PTI photo).

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, Chief of Air Staff (CAS) visited Indian Air Force (IAF) units, flight test installations and facilities of Defense Research Development Organization (DRDO) and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) in Bengaluru on 23 August.

“During his visit to the Aircraft and Systems Testing Establishment (ASTE), the Chief of Air Staff was given an overview of the ongoing projects and briefed about the progress of operational trials.

An official defence statement said Bhadauria appreciated the achievements of ASTE and re-emphasized the need to stay ahead of the curve to leverage its expertise in meeting the requirements of IAF operational units.

The Chief of Air Staff also visited the Software Development Institute (SDI), a unit working for the development of Avionics software.

He said that the continuous focus of the Institute on important projects has contributed significantly in enhancing the operational and functional capability of the Indian Air Force.

The Chief of Air Staff outlined his vision for SDI to move towards software indigenization for integration of various weapons on Indian Air Force aircraft and to achieve self-reliance in enhancing combat capability.

As part of the visit, the CAS met and interacted with the test crew and engineers from the Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), DRDO and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL).  CAS underlined the important role of both the establishments in furthering the common goal of building indigenous aviation industry capacity to meet our future requirements.

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