HAL has rolled out the first indigenously upgraded Hawk Mk132, named as Hawk-i on the eve of Republic Day celebrations. “This is the 100th Hawk aircraft produced at HAL and we are proud that it has Make in India mark. HAL had conceived a programme for indigenous upgradation of the Hawk Mk132 for achieving self-reliance and has successfully accomplished it”, says Mr. T. Suvarna Raju, CMD, HAL. This aircraft would be on the flying display in the forthcoming Aero-India 2017 at Bengaluru, he adds.
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