Significantly, on Wednesday, on behalf of the Security Affairs Committee (CCS) approved the purchase of 83 Tejas aircraft for the Air Force, on the LAC with China. After this, the strength of the Indian Air Force will increase further.
The strength of the Indian Air Force is going to increase with the purchase of 83 Tejas fighter jets for the Air Force by the Committee on Beed Security Matters on the LAC with China. The Air Force chief said that it was better than JF-17 prepared jointly by China and Pakistan. Air Force President RAS Bhadoria said on Thursday that Indian fighter aircraft Tejas is much better and more sophisticated than JF-17, jointly designed by China and Pakistan.
Bhadoria said that this is a big step to increase the capacity of the Indian Air Force. Along with this, it is also a major initiative towards increasing indigenous industry. Also, it is also a big identity of our designers. This is an important step for both the Indian Air Force and the country. He further said- 83 fighter aircraft will remain in 4 Squadron.
Typical of tejas
Tejas has been prepared by Hindustan Aeronautic Limited. The Indian Air Force has already included a fleet of Tejas aircraft in its fleet. Tejas has been designed by the DRDO’s Aeronautical Development Agency. Tejas has been designed so that it can replace the MiG-21 aircraft.
Tejas is much lighter than Pakistan’s JH-17 aircraft. In such a situation, its firepower increases. It costs around 300 crores to build a Tejas aircraft. Tejas weighs 12 tonnes and is about 13.2 meters in length. Its maximum speed is 1350 kilometers per hour. The LCA consists of the R73 Air to Air Missile, Laser Guided Missile and the Astra Missile made under Make in India.
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