NEW DELHI – In yet another step toward achieving Final Operational Clearance (FOC), the last prototype of India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) has successfully carried out its first sortie. "The aim of the flight was to check the twin cockpit functionality, which is similar to series production two-seater aircraft. During the 36-minute flight over the weekend, all systems functioned as expected," a Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) official ...

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