IAF Dhruv choppers fixed after design issue, upgraded control system

Here we are sharing a piece of big news with you. Air Force is the air arm of the Indian Armed Forces. Its primary mission is to secure Indian airspace and to perform aerial warfare during armed conflicts. Reportedly, Indian Air Force (IAF) Dhruv choppers recently saw a series of accidents because of a design issue, which has now been fixed. Since the news has come on the internet it went viral on the social media platforms. Now many people are super curious to know about the whole information about the news. In this article, we will try to give complete information about the news.

IAF Dhruv choppers

According to the report, the military’s advanced light helicopter (ALH) Dhruv is fitted now with an elevated control system to enhance airworthiness. In April 2023, a top government regulatory body accountable for the certificate of the airworthiness of military aircraft ordered the structure review of the locally made choppers. Since the news has come on the internet this news has been gaining huge attention from the people as they are super curious to know about the whole information about it. Scroll down to the next page for more information about the news.

HAL helicopter complex CEO S Anbuvelan informed that Dhruv designer Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has been providing power rods created of steel instead of aluminum to ALH squadrons and this would enhance flight security. HAL has delivered control rods for 120 Dhruv helicopters to various companies. The transformations in the chopper’s design have been necessary as the Indian armed forces operate almost 330 twin-engine ALHs. Dhruv chopper, the multi-mission chopper was involved in 12 accidents during the previous five years. Earlier this month, ALH Dhruv created a preventive dock in Bhopal. You are on the right page for more information about the news, so please read the complete article.

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As far as we know, the Army dropped the “Dhruv” advanced light helicopter after it hit. This tragic accident happened in Jammu and Kashmir in May 2023. The collision of the Army ALH Mark-III in Kishtwar, J&K had been the fourth major mishap of the helicopter in more than six months. In this accident, one soldier and two pilots lost their lives. In 2022, the entire ALH fleet (181 in the Army), 75 in the IAF, and 18 in the Coast Guard have been dropped for technical and security checks. Here we have shared all the information that we had. Stay tuned to us for more updates.

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