Tejas carries out successful test firing of BVR missile
Updated : April 28, 2018 03:42 PM IST
Defence Ministry officials said the test firing of the missile from a Tejas jet was carried out yesterday off the Goa coast and it met all operational requirements.
Earlier, Tejas was given clearance for deployment of armaments and other missiles.
The Indian Air Force (IAF) had ordered 40 Tejas Mark-1 version and a request for proposal (RFP) was issued to HAL by the IAF in December for procurement of another batch of 83 Tejas at a cost of around Rs 50,000 crore.
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