A new trainer for IAF

Discussion in 'Indian Air Force' started by acetophenol, Dec 26, 2011.

  1. acetophenol

    acetophenol Regular Member

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    just heard the news that iaf cutshort its training hours due to lack of trainer aircraft. Why don't we consider nal hansa?
     
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    i wanna know too!!
     
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    India is purchasing a turbo prop variant for 1st level pilots, In between HTT-40 is under making..

    Why HTT-35 is turned down is unknown..
     
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    was a flying prototype of htt 35 made?
     
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    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    No only a full scale mock up, Htt-10 had a flying prototype in ready when abruptly it was rejected, A lesson for HAL...
     
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    whats htt 10? Any pics or links? Why it was rejected.
     
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    God knows why it was rejected back in time..

    Than HTT-35 got rejected than may be we see few HTT-40 in service, Just Like IJT-36 ..
     
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    This is a cross between a Japanese Zero and American Texan...
     
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    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    Radial engines were some of the robust and fuel effeicent till date..

    Though Turbo-props surpassed the radials and now rules in all Prop driven Air crafts..
     
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