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17 Comments on "No To Israel, HAL Wants First Indian Glass Cockpit On LUH"

Prasun K. Sengupta
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5 years 4 months ago

Depends on how one defines an 'India-made' SCDS. If it is to be outsourced from THALES-SAMTEL then that can hardly be labelled as a 'Made in India' SCDS, as several components will be supplied by THALES. While at least six other avionics/instrumentation packages are up for competitive tendering, one wonders who will be the systems integrator, although it now appears that given HAL's long-running JV with ELBIT Systems, it will be this JV that does the systems integration (as has been the case with the LCH).

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5 years 4 months ago

good story.

sanu
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5 years 4 months ago

i thought SAMTEL folks built em themselves!didnt knew abt the joint venture.i was very happy at their success.

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5 years 4 months ago

LCH already got Indian glass cockpit, so LUH will not be the first one.

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5 years 4 months ago
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5 years 4 months ago

What would make this dashboard more appealing is if they take a single piece of glass and cover the entire dashboard; tint everything black except the display openings.

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5 years 4 months ago
HAL, however, stipulates that "if required, the vendor may opt for a foreign collaborator to provide technical support under Transfer of Technology for development and manufacture."——————————–First INDIAN Glass "COCKPIT" (LOL!)..My A$$.As I have predicted, defense acquisitions and "indigenous" production thru Pvt. sector participation (hardly any experience or capabilities in this area), is the next scam which will dwarf even 2G scams and all other scams put together.If there is a "foreign collaborator", then why not directly purchase the product from "foreign collaborator" instead of going thru a middleman with no experience or competence? Isn't it going to raise the overall… Read more »
Prasun K. Sengupta
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5 years 4 months ago

To Anon@9.38PM: Rumour about what? What is the rumour? Do spell it out.

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5 years 4 months ago

to Anon@11:59 pm: It's not true that Pvt. Sector doesn't have any experience. The entire design, development and production can be split into sub parts.
Pvt. Sector companies such as HCL, Silver Soft, TCS do have know how in this Avionics area to help do Design and Development. There is a larger pool of companies which can provide manufacturing expertise and Quality can also be controlled to international level provided a price is paid for it.

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5 years 4 months ago

as long as some pvt company does it….alls well

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5 years 4 months ago

Prasun, elbit does nothing in the LCH, its IAI lahav who are responsible for the displays and for your info the production LCH will fly with an INDIGENOUS IADS(as we in HAL call it) and ya, i know u will start your rant all over now, but please go check up at the systems-electrical group at RWRDC, HAL before coming up with your enlightening(ignorant) statements

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5 years 4 months ago

Prasun, elbit does nothing in the LCH, its IAI lahav who are responsible for the displays and for your info the production LCH will fly with an INDIGENOUS IADS(as we in HAL call it) and ya, i know u will start your rant all over now, but please go check up at the systems-electrical group at RWRDC, HAL before coming up with your enlightening(ignorant) statements

Prasun K. Sengupta
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5 years 4 months ago

To Anon@4.25PM: Before advising others to check up with HAL, kindly do your own check-up with IAI/LAHAV to find out which OEM has supplied the AMLCDs for the Dhruv ALH and LCH. It certainly wasn't IAI/LAHAV as this company is a systems integrator, not an avionics manufacturer. Also check up the HALBIT Avionics JV activities with HAL's Corporate Affairs Dept and before coming up with more of your enlightening(ignorant) statements, do visit their booth next month during Aero India 2011 to find out exactly what kind of hardware from this JV is going on board the Dhruv WSI and LCH.

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5 years 4 months ago
@Anon 4:01 AM, Then why HCL, TCS (??) etc. are unable to deliver such a product without "foreign collaboration"? WHy are we not going for global tender, which will get us the best product at most competitive price? WHy in this "new defense acquisition policy" we are shying away from open competition? Is it old wine in new bottle aka Officially sanctioned theft which was earlier taking place unofficially? I have nothing against any company collaborating with anyone as long there is transparent policy and open competition, otherwise this is nothing but another means to illegally making money in the… Read more »
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5 years 4 months ago
Prasun , u please visit HAL's booth at the aero india, i'll be waiting for you and clear all your misconceptions including the sh*t about HALBIT that you have in your mind. HALBIT or ELBIT does nothing for ALH/LCH (though the pilots loved the elbit displays, compared to the LAHAV system)(system i said remember not LCD unit)), so please and please visit me at the booth, u will recognize me, i've met shiv at the LCH official flight ceremony and even clicked a pic with him(hope he remembers), coz i respect the work he does, but you are in a… Read more »
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