India Opens New Helicopter Factory

Narendra Modi

Credit: Government of India
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Feb. 6 inaugurated a massive helicopter manufacturing facility for state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) in Tumakuru, about 70 mi. northwest of Bangalore. Modi touted the milestone as another step toward his long-held goal of building India’s defense...
Jen DiMascio

Based in Washington, Jen previously managed Aviation Week’s worldwide defense, space and security coverage.

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