Aerospace Companies in India is growing at a faster speed Nowadays in the world. Government has opened private market for aerospace companies in India. As per the “make in projects” many companies showed their interests to be future endeavor for India. As per the DGCA it is expected that India becomes the Third largest Aviation Market by 2020. There are numerous Aerospace companies in India with an aim to increase this global sector. These companies are involved in the various aspects of designing, building, testing, selling, and maintaining aircraft, aircraft parts, missiles, rockets, and/or spacecraft. The list of all Top Aerospace Companies In India are given here with their small description.
Aerospace Companies In India
HINDUSTAN AEROSPACE LIMITED
HAL was established as Hindustan Aircraft in Bangalore in 1940. It is an Indian aerospace and defence company with Headquarters based in Bangalore, Karnataka. It is governed under the management of the Indian Ministry of Defence. HAL include Nasik, Korwa, Kanpur, Koraput, Lucknow, Bangalore and Hyderabad as its production Unit. These include manufacturing and assembly of aircraft, navigation and related communication equipment and airports operation.
HAL Major products are ALH (Advanced Light Helicopter) and LCA (Light Combat Aircraft).
Boeing’s relationship with India on the defense front goes back to the 1940s, when the Indian Air Force enlisted two Boeing aircraft. Headquartered in Delhi, Boeing’s India operations include a Boeing Research & Technology center in Bangalore and field service offices in Mumbai, Hindan, Rajali, Chennai and New Delhi. On January 1, 2009, the government of India ordered eight advanced antisubmarine and antisurface warfare aircraft. Air India has been a Boeing Commercial Airplanes customer since 1960.
BHARAT ELECTRONICS LIMITED
BEL is fomed in 1954 with its headquarters at Bangalore. It runs Indian Government and primarily manufactures advanced electronic products for the Indian Armed Forces. BEL is one of nine PSUs under the Ministry of Defence of India. It has been accorded Navratna status by the Government of India. Over the years, it has grown into a multi-product, multi-technology, multi-unit company servicing the needs of customers in diverse fields in India and abroad. BEL is having 9 production Unit.
It is dealing in Radars, Weapon Systems, Simulators, Avionics, Electronic Warfare Systems, etc. as its major products.
DEFENSE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) was established in 1958 by Defence Science Organisation. Work under the administrative control of the Ministry of Defence, Government of India. The DRDO is an agency of the Republic of India, charged with the military’s research and development, headquartered in New Delhi, India. With 52 laboratories, which are engaged in developing defence technologies covering various fields, like aeronautics, armaments, electronics, land combat engineering, life sciences, materials, missiles, and naval systems.
It is dealing in aircraft avionics, UAVs, small arms, artillery systems, EW Systems, tanks and armored vehicles, sonar systems, command and control systems and missile systems.
NATIONAL AEROSPACE LABORATORIES
National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL) was established by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) at Delhi in 1959 and its headquarters was later moved to Bangalore. It is India’s second largest aerospace firm after Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL).
It develop aerospace technologies with strong science content, design and build small and medium-sized civil aircraft, and support all national aerospace programmes.
INDIAN SPACE RESEARCH ORGANISATION
Formed in 1969 headquartered in the city of Bengaluru. Its vision is to “harness space technology for national development, while pursuing space science research and planetary exploration. The establishment of ISRO is to performed space activities in India. ISRO built India’s first satellite, Aryabhata, which was launched on 19 April in 1975. ISRO has carried out 75 spacecraft missions, 46 launch missions. 51 foreign satellites have been launched by ISRO’s launch vehicles,and 28 ISRO satellites by foreign launch vehicles.
It is dealing in Satellite and all space operations of India.
GE’s presence in India started from 1902 when they installed India’s first hydropower plant. A long-term player across transportation, energy, healthcare and financial services with over 13,000 employees. GE Aviation is the world’s leading producer of large and small engines for commercial, military, business and general aircraft, as well as avionics, electric power and mechanical systems. GE engines set the industry standard for fuel efficiency, reliability and outstanding service.
GE Aviation is a leading provider of jet engines, components and integrated systems to Indian carriers
TANEJA AEROSPACE & AVIATION LIMITED
TAAL was established in 1994 as the first private sector company in the country to manufacture general aviation i.e. non-military aircraft. TAAL entered into a collaboration with Partenavia of Italy to manufacture the six-seat twin piston-engine P68C aircraft and the eleven-seat twin turbo-prop Viator aircraft.
It is dealing in manufacturing of Light Transport and Trainer Aircraft and Maintenance, Design and development
Mahindra Aerospace was formed in 2003. It is the first Indian private firm to make smaller civil aircraft for the Indian general aviation market. Mahindra Aerospace supplies parts to Tier 1 aircraft manufacturers and builds the Airvan, the safest, toughest, most economical utility aircraft in the world.
LOCKHEED MARTIN INDIA
Lockheed Martin has maintained a presence in New Delhi for more than 20 years. With the Indian economy growing at more than 8 percent. The simultaneous strengthening of the Indo-U.S. relationship in the past decade, Lockheed Martin has increased its presence in India. In 2005, the Corporation expanded its office to better support the Indian Ministry of Defense (MoD) and its global security needs
Airbus India Operations, which was established in December 2013. This unifies Airbus in-country engineering activities, including Emerging Technologies and Concepts (ETC), strategy and international cooperation, sourcing, customer support and services activities.
It is dealing in the areas of modelling and simulation, embedded systems softwares, digital mock-up, structural analysis, materials and properties, loads and weight estimations, system testing, computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
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