Brahmand NewsPrevious Article
Brahmand NewsNext Article
  • US defence proposals are potential game changers: Tillerson:-The US has offered a number of proposals to India in the defence sector that can be "potential game changers" for the bilateral commercial and military cooperation, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said....
  • Mega Indo-Russia tri-services exercise begins today:-India and Russia will kick start today a 10-day-long mega war game involving their armies, navies and air forces for the first time to further ramp up military ties. The exercise Indra, which is being held in Russia, will primarily focus on achieving coordination between forces of the two countries in a tri-services integrated theatre command scenario....
  • Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold:-The long-ago collision of two neutron stars was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the Universe, and it would soon reveal secrets of the cosmos, including how gold was created....
  • Indigenously-built ASW corvette INS Kiltan commissioned into Navy:-Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has commissioned the indigenously-built anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan, describing it as a "shining armour" in the country's 'Make in India' programme....

HAL receives orders worth Rs 83,754 crore

Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print This Article

A replica of naval LCA of India.

NEW DELHI (PTI): Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has received orders worth Rs 83,754 crore in financial year 2010-11 which includes orders for Hawk Advance Jet Trainer (AJT) and the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA).

Terming its order book position as "healthy", HAL in its annual report on Monday said, "The order book position for new aircraft and helicopters is healthy with orders for Sukhoi-30 MKI, Hawk, Dornier, LCA, Intermediate Jet Trainer (IJT), Advance Light Helicopter (ALH) and Chetak worth Rs 68,265 crore.

Major orders were received for Hawk worth Rs 9,500 crore and LCA worth Rs 5,989 crore during the year, the report said.

HAL also booked export orders worth Rs 352 crore during 2010-11, which include orders for supply of avionics for Su-30 MKI to Rosoboronexport, Russia, supply of spares, services and technical assistance to Malaysia towards maintenance of helicopters and aircraft.

"The Company has been showcasing its products and capabilities by participating in leading international air shows such as Farnborough Air Show, Africa Aerospace and Defence 2010, Aero India 2011, Indo Defence Expo Forum 2010, Jakarta, Indonesia and IISAREX2011," the report said.

On outsourcing, the report said, "During the year, purchases to the tune of Rs 220 crore were made from 358 small scale units."

An expenditure of Rs 986.96 crore was incurred on various Research and Development projects as compared to Rs 832.12 crore in the previous year, it said.

HAL also established 11 joint ventures with leading international as well as domestic companies in allied areas.


Contract  HAL  AJT  LCA  
Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print Article

Other Related News

BAE Systems receives contract for "Global Combat Ship" programme

British defence major BAE Systems has received a contract worth £3.7 billion from the UK Defence Ministry to build the new class of Type 26 multi-role frigates for the Royal Navy.

Upcoming Defence Exhibitions

BRAHMOS Missile Systems


Brahmand World Defence Update 2017

Image Gallery