hal: Indigenous Intermediate Jet Trainer completes six-turn spins | India News

BENGALURU: Defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) on Thursday said that the Intermediate Jet Trainer (IJT), designed and developed by it for stage–II training of Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots has successfully demonstrated the capability to carry out six-turn spins.
The aircraft was piloted by Gp Capt (retd) HV Thakur and Gp Capt (retd) A Menon. HAL CMD R Madhavan said: “Given the right resources and backing, HAL is capable of designing products that can meet any requirement of Indian armed forces.”
Mr Arup Chatterjee, director (engineering and R&D) added that by demonstrating its capability to have six turn spins on both sides the IJT has achieved a major milestone. “The success can be attributed to the synergy between designers, flight operations and certifying agencies,” he said, adding that with the completion of spin certification of HTT-40 and the progress…

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