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The HAL Tejas. Ashwin Kumar photo via Flickr

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Since 1963,over 450 MiG-21s served in Indian Air Force.Most upgraded since induction In 1996,India signed US$300million deal with Russia to upgrade 125 MiG-21 Bis,& multi-million dollar deal awarded to Israel's Elta for upgrading avionics.Despite series of crashes during 1990s,IAF decided to upgrade about 125 MiG-21 Bis to MiG-21 "Bison" standard.Because of frequent crashes,MiG-21s been dubbed flying coffins by media.As of 2007,about 250 MiG-21s remain in service & to be replaced by HAL…

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Two of the 15 pre-production Tejas jet fighters produced by HAL and used for test and evaluation. The LCA made its maiden flight on January 4, 2001. Photo: ADA

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HAL Tejas - najtańszy myśliwiec wielozadaniowy świata?

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Indian HAL Tejas MkII Hindustan Aeronautics, now slips to two years behind schedule.

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Aviones Caza y de Ataque: HAL Tejas Cañones: 1× Gryazev-Shipunov GSh-23 de doble cañón calibre 23 mm con 220 proyectiles. Puntos de anclaje: 8 en total (6× pilones subalares + 1× pilón central bajo el fuselaje + 1× soporte bajo la toma de aire izquierda para designadores de blancos con una capacidad de 4.000 kg, para cargar una combinación de: Bombas: Bombas guiadas por láser: KAB-1500L, GBU-16 Paveway II Bombas convencionales: FAB-250, FAB-500T, OFAB-250-270, OFAB-100-120 Bombas…