First series production Tejas aircraft completes maiden flight
HAL has successfully conducted the maiden test flight of the first series production standard Tejas light combat aircraft (LCA).
Tthe aircraft took off without any telemetry support and landed safely in less than 30 minutes.
The flight test takes the indigenously built aircraft closer to final clearance and induction into the Indian Air Force (IAF).
HAL chairman said: "The aircraft is now ready for IAF operations. airforce-technology