- American aerospace major, GE Aerospace has signed an MoU with Indian aerospace company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited to manufacture fighter jet engines for the Indian Air Force. This big decision has come at a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on an official tour of America.
- As per the agreement, GE Aerospace’s F414 engine will be co-produced in the country to power the Mk2 Light Combat Aircraft of the Indian Air Force.
- According to GE Aerospace, eight F414 engines have been delivered as part of the ongoing development program for the LCA Mk2.
- In addition, GE will continue to collaborate with the Indian government on the Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft Mk2 engine program.
Qns : Which aerospace company has signed an MoU with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited for manufacturing fighter jet engines?
(A) GE Aerospace
(B) Lockheed Martin
Ans : (A) GE Aerospace