SOURCE: RAUNAK KUNDE / NEWS BEAT / IDRW.ORG.
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has signed a contract with Nigerian Army for imparting basic helicopter flying training phase-I to six Nigerian Army Officers at Rotary Wing Academy (RWA), Bengaluru in line with Govt’s vision to promote Defence Exports.
Contract signed virtually by the Chief of Training, Nigerian Army Maj Gen. O F AZINTA & GM, Helicopter, HAL B K Tripathy, in presence of DA HCI Col. Sachin Dubey in Abuja & Dy. DA HCN, Delhi Lt. Col. Salami in Bengaluru. Boost to Defence Cooperation between the two countries.
Rotary Wing Academy, established in 2000 for helicopter flying training of abinitio civil pilot trainees by HAL. The basic flying training is carried out on Schweizer Helicopter and Chetak and Dhruv (ALH) helicopters are also available for conversion training.
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