LCA Tejas during the Leh Winter Trials 2013

LCA Tejas during the Leh Winter Trials 2013

From the LCA Tejas Calender 2013

LCA Tejas during the Aero India 2011

LCA Tejas during the Aero India 2013

Detachment 2012

LCA Tejas during the Leh Winter Trials 2013

LCA Tejas during the Aero India 2013

Maiden Flight of LCA NP-1 - Carrier Combatibility Test
21st December 2014

The first prototype of the light combat aircraft (LCA) Tejas' Naval version — LCA NP-1 completed its first flight as the part of the carrier compatibility tests at the shore-based test facility in Goa.

First Flight of LCA Tejas SP 1

1st October 2014
The first Tejas Light Combat Aircraft from the batch of 20 ‘series production’ or full-fledged fighters flew for about 25 minutes in Bengaluru. The flight of ‘SP1’ was piloted by HAL’s Chief Test Pilot Air Cmde K.A. Muthanna(retd). The First Flight of SP1 was achieved within nine months of receiving the penultimate flight worthiness certification, called IOC (initial operational clearance) in December 2013.

First Flight of LCA Tejas SP 1

1st October 2014
The first Tejas Light Combat Aircraft from the batch of 20 ‘series production’ or full-fledged fighters flew for about 25 minutes in Bengaluru. The flight of ‘SP1’ was piloted by HAL’s Chief Test Pilot Air Cmde K.A. Muthanna(retd). The First Flight of SP1 was achieved within nine months of receiving the penultimate flight worthiness certification, called IOC (initial operational clearance) in December 2013.

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