EASA Certification of Ardiden 1U for HAL LUH, 09-Nov-19 : #Ardiden1U The Safran Ardiden 1U engine, which powered India’s 3-ton HAL LUH Light Utility Helicopter, received European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification
HAL LUH in High Weather Tests at Himalayas, 07-Sep-19 : #Himalayas India’s HAL Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) traveled a 3000 km / 1860 m from Bengaluru to Leh over a period of three days to complete high altitude trials in hot and high weather conditions in the Himalayas
First Flight of Indian LUH Third Prototype, 17-Dec-18 : #LUH India’ HAL Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) 3rd prototype, PT3, completed maiden flight last December 14. High altitude and cold weather trials are now following
India’s LUH Second Prototype First Flight, 23-May-17 : Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) carried out first flight of Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) PT-2 on May 22, 2017 at its facility in Bengaluru. PT-1 maiden flight was on September 2016
HAL at Aero India 2017, 06-Feb-17 : Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) showing the Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) and Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) at the 11th edition of Aero India 2017, February 14-18 in Bangalore
Safran Ardiden 1U Engine for Indian LUH, 08-Sep-16 : India’s new three-ton, single-engine, multipurpose helicopter HAL LUH (Light Utility Helicopter) completed first flight with Safran’ss Ardiden 1U engine on Sept.6 in Bangalore
Safran and HAL Joint Venture in India, 12-Jul-16 : FIA 2016 Safran Helicopter Engines and Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) to establish a support centre in India for TM333 and HAL Shakti engines installed on HAL-built helicopters
L-3 TACAN+ Selected for HAL LUH, 15-Jun-15 : Paris Air Show 2015 The TACAN+ transceiver selected for India HAL Light Utility Helicopter Program is a small and light tactical airborne navigation system capable of tracking up to four ground stations simultaneously in range and two in bearing.