These fighter aircraft are coming to increase the strength of the Indian Air Force, the deal has been approved
New Delhi: After joining the Indian Air Force of dangerous fighter aircraft like Rafale, now the force of air force is going to increase soon. The Air Force fleet will soon comprise 83 Tejas aircraft. The 48 thousand crore deal of fighter aircraft Tejas has got the approval of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS). This approval has been given under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh gave a statement on the deal, he said, this decision has been taken to strengthen the Air Force. Rajnath Singh said that this deal will prove to be a game changer in the defense sector. The Defense Minister tweeted, the LCA-Tejas program will act as a catalyst to transform the Indian aerospace manufacturing ecosystem into a vibrant self-sustaining ecosystem. I thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi today for this historic decision taken by the CCS.
This is the specialty of Tejas
The Tejas is an indigenous fourth generation tailless compound delta wing aircraft. Tejas can launch missiles from air to air and air to ground. It can also carry antiship missiles, bombs and rockets. It is also special that it is the lightest and the smallest in the group of fourth generation supersonic fighter aircraft. Recently, Tejas has been deployed by the Indian Air Force close to the Pakistan border on the western border.
Regarding the Tejas deal, Rajnath Singh said that Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has already set up second line manufacturing facilities in its Nashik and Bengaluru divisions. HAL will deliver LCA-MK1A production to the Indian Air Force. He said that the decision taken today would greatly expand the existing LCA system and help create new job opportunities.
This deal is worth 48 thousand crores. This will strengthen the strength of our Air Force fleet through indigenous Tejas. In the midst of ongoing tensions from China and Pakistan, India has taken several steps in recent times to increase its strength in the defense sector.
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