Make in India: LCA Tejas LSP-8 with the IFR Probe, SU-30 MKI, Dornier DO-228, Hawk-i and HTT-40 by HAL during Aero India 2017
Iron Fist Exercise 2016: A MiG-21 dropping a T9 flare and the R-73 from Tejas locks onto that for Firing
Tejas operating from Leh in the winter of 2013, at an altitude of 3,524 m (11,562 ft)
Tejas Aircrafts returning after a Five Aircraft Formation Practice Session prior to Aero India 2011
Tejas at INS Hansa in Goa during Sea Level & Weapon Trials in 2010
30th November 2017
Air Commodore Harish Nayani (Retd) is a Vayu Sena Medal awardee from the Pilots Course and Kilo Squadron - NDA is a former LCA test pilot who has also flown the MiG-21 Bison aircraft extensively.
In the second part of the Interview, he talks about - What it takes to become a Fighter Pilot? The Challenges he faced during his flying career with the IAF, An encounter with a Kargil War Hero on a Flight and his advice for Youngster who wish to join the Armed Forces.
30th June 2017
The Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) - Tejas SP-6 completed its maiden flight from HAL Airport in Bengaluru on Friday, 30th June 2017 with Gp. Capt. K K Venugopal (Retd) on the controls. SP-6 will be the fifth member of the First Squadron of LCA Tejas. SP-5 will be next in line and will also be making its first flight soon.
LCA Tejas was inducted into No. 45 Squadron of Indian Air Force (IAF) on 01 Jul 2016, also called the "Flying Daggers" marking the first anniversary on 1st July 2017.See Photos from Squadron Formation Event Youtube Archive