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A Tale of 2 Navies: India and China’s Carrier Airwing Development
October 11, 2021

A Tale of 2 Navies: India and China’s Carrier Airwing Development

By Rick Joe
Despite the Indian Navy's head start in the 1990s, China's carrier capabilities and virtually all carrier-relevant industries have overtaken India's in scale and sophistication.

Naval Version of India’s Tejas Fighter to Conduct Maiden Flight From Carrier
December 05, 2019

Naval Version of India’s Tejas Fighter to Conduct Maiden Flight From Carrier

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The naval variant of India’s Tejas fighter jet is being readied for its first take off from an aircraft carrier.
Naval Version of India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Successfully Tests Arrestor Hook Capability
August 03, 2018

Naval Version of India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Successfully Tests Arrestor Hook Capability

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The naval variant of the fighter jet conducted the first successful test of its indigenously developed arrestor hook system.

India Seeks 57 New Naval Fighter Jets for Carriers
January 27, 2017

India Seeks 57 New Naval Fighter Jets for Carriers

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Indian Navy has issued a request for information (RFI) for a new carrier-based fighter jet this month.

Indian Navy Rules out Tejas Fighter Jet on New Aircraft Carrier
December 13, 2016

Indian Navy Rules out Tejas Fighter Jet on New Aircraft Carrier

By Franz-Stefan Gady
India’s Light Combat Aircraft is not meeting the navy’s requirements, according to a senior naval officer.

Why the Indian Navy Is Unhappy With Its Carrier-Based Light Combat Aircraft Project
December 03, 2016

Why the Indian Navy Is Unhappy With Its Carrier-Based Light Combat Aircraft Project

By Abhijit Singh
India's chief of naval staff reiterates reservations about the Tejas' suitability for carrier operations.

Naval Version of India’s Light Combat Aircraft Successfully Completes Flight Tests
May 17, 2016

Naval Version of India’s Light Combat Aircraft Successfully Completes Flight Tests

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The Tejas Light Combat Aircraft successfully completed flight trials in Goa in March and April.
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