Brahmand NewsPrevious Article
Brahmand NewsNext Article

General Dynamics inks five year support contract with HAL

BAE Hawk advanced jet trainer.

BANGALORE (BNS): General Dynamics has signed a USD 7.83 million contract with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to support the Indian Air Force's fleet of Hawk aircraft.

The UK based defence company has signed its first contract with any Indian company customer.

A key component of the contract agreed is the licensing of General Dynamics UK's Intellectual Property (IP) such as documents, training & technology to HAL for the service life of Indian Hawk.

Under the five-year support contract, the company will deliver an innovative approach for sharing its Intellectual Property (IP) with its Indian partner.

According to GD UK, the company has been contracted by HAL to establish an overhaul capability to provide 3rd and 4th line servicing for all the Indian Air Force's & Navy's Hawk MK 132 aircraft's Stores Management Systems (SMS).

The Hawk SMS includes two Weapons Control Panels (WCP) and one Weapons Programming Unit (WPU) manufactured and supplied by General Dynamics UK.


HAWK  Aero India  

Other Related News

Paras Aerospace, SpearUAV sign MoU to introduce micro-tactical UAV in India

SpearUAV,developers and suppliers of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) solutions for defence and Homeland Security applications from Israel, has signedan MoU with Paras Aerospace to introduce encapsulated Ninox 40 system to the Indian market. Specifically designed for single-user operation, the Ninox 40 is a micro-tactical, cost-effective drone system, featuring an encapsulated drone and control unit.

BRAHMOS Missile Systems


Brahmand World Defence Update 2022

Brahmand World Defence Update

Image Gallery