Bengaluru, Nove 23 (IECurrentAffairs) The first batch of helicopter structures and sub-assemblies manufactured by HAL subsidiary Naini Aerospace Limited (NAeL), Prayagraj, for Advanced Light Helicopter (Dhruv) was received at the HAL Helicopter Division here.
According to a HAL press release on Friday, the ‘Certificate of Conformity’ of sub-assemblies and bottom structure assembly was formally handed over yesterday at a function in Naini.
Mr R Madhavan, CMD, HAL had recently launched the state-of-the-art structural assembly shop for production of helicopter structures.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr V M Chamola, Director (HR), HAL and Chairman (NAeL) said that with the handing-over of helicopter structures, NAeL has now developed capabilities in the field of aero-structures apart from aircraft loom manufacturing.
Mr V Natarajan, Executive Director, Helicopter Division, HAL received the documents from Mr R K Mishra, CEO (NAeL).
The NAeL currently executing the HAL order for five sets of ALH (Dhruv) structural assemblies.