HAL to supply 41 advanced helicopters to army, navy

Contracts for supply of 41 advanced helicopters is worth Rs 6,100 crore

GN Bureau | September 6, 2017


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 Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has signed a contract for supply of 40 Advanced Light Helicopters (ALH) to the army and one ALH to the navy.   

The contracts for supply of 41 advanced helicopters, worth Rs 6,100 crore will be executed in a period of 60 months. 
 
In March this year, HAL had inked a contract for supply of 32 ALH to boost the maritime security capabilities of the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard.
 
“It reflects the trust on HAL’s capabilities and gives an impetus to make in India campaign. It reposes faith of Indian defence forces in indigenous ALH which has been serving them with distinction for a long time,” CMD, HAL, T Suvarna Raju said.
 

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