Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), a premier state-owned aeronautical industry is situated at Ojhar Township in Nashik District of Maharashtra State. It is engaged in the design, manufacture and overhaul of a variety of aviation products from basic trainers to highly sophisticated supersonic fighters, helicopters, transport aircraft, engines, accessories and systems. HAL is a vertically integrated Aviation Complex and employs a versatile workforce of over 40,000 trained and experienced personnel operating from seven locations in five Indian States. Together, they combine expertise, skills, competence and resources to produce a select class of aviation products. HAL is one of the largest aerospace companies in Asia with its annual turnover to be running above US$2 billion. More than 40% of HAL's revenues come from international deals to manufacture aircraft engines, spare parts, and other aircraft materials. Below is a partial list of major operations being undertaken by HALThey have branches at Bangalore, Hyderabad, Nasik, Koraput (Orissa), Lucknow, Kanpur, Korwa (U.P) and Barrackpore (W.B).
To become a globally competitive aerospace industry while working as an instrument for achieving self-reliance in
design, manufacture and maintenance of aerospace defence equipment and diversifying to related areas, managing
the business on commercial lines in a climate of growing professional competence.
Type Public (PSE)
Founded 1940 (in 1964, company took on current name), Bangalore
Headquarters Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Industry Aerospace and defense
Products Military aircraft, Communication & Navigation equipment, Space systems
Revenue US$2.35 billion (FY 2007)
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
15/1 Cubbon Road,
Bangalore - 560 001,
For more details please visit www.hal-india.com