16 septembrie 2019

India advances development of Light Combat Aircraft for navy

janes.com

After a 40-month hiatus India's state-owned Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) has resumed flight trials of the Light Combat Aircraft (Navy) - LCA Navy - for the Indian Navy (IN). A prototype of the naval LCA successfully carried out its first 'arrested landing' trial on 13 September at the IN's shore-based test facility at INS Hansa in Goa on the country's southwestern coast, the Indian government's Press Information Bureau (PIB) said in a statement, adding that this accomplishment will [...]