Indigenous light fighter Tejas aircraft of strategic importance in the Air Force was boarded and successfully flew by Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday morning. After the flight, Rajnath Singh tweeted, “It was a wonderful and wonderful experience to fly in the indigenous light combat aircraft Tejas from HAL Airport, Bengaluru.” Even before boarding the Tejas, Rajnath tweeted a photo of himself wearing the uniform of the pilot, with which he wrote, ‘All preparations are done.’ Rajnath Singh has made a new history by flying in Tejas. He has become the first Defense Minister of the country to fly in Tejas. Earlier, the former Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman flew in Sukhoi, the fighter plane. While Sukhoi is a two-engine fighter aircraft, Tejas is of one engine. It is believed that Defense Minister Rajnath Singh had decided to fly into Tejas to convey the message of trust and promotion of Swadeshi.
Rajnath Singh has made a new history by flying in Tejas.
The successful arrest landing of the naval version of Tejas was done. During this landing, the speed of the aircraft is reduced with the help of wires attached to the bottom. In this way, Tejas showed his ability to land on the aircraft carrier. According to the information, the speed of Tejas was 244 kilometers per hour at that time and in just 2 seconds; it was shown to land by zero. Military officials associated with the ‘Arrested Landing’ of this light fighter aircraft, developed by indigenous technology, said that this successful test has put India in the group of selected countries in designing a jet aircraft capable of landing on an aircraft carrier is able.