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Government of India
Ministry of Defence
22-December-2015 15:09 IST
Tejas Mark 1-A Aircraft

In September, 2015, Indian Air Force has indicated the requirement of 100 Tejas LCA AF MK 1-A aircrafts, for which a formal order is yet to be placed. The plan of manufacturing and completion is from 2018 to 2022-23.

The specifications derived for design & development of LCA MK 1-A are based on the applicable international military standards. Kaizan techniques are being adopted to ensure international standards.

This information was given by Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh in a written reply to Shri KTS Tulsi in Rajya Sabha today.