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Government of India
Ministry of Defence
06-May-2016 16:17 IST
DHRUV Helicopters

The details of Dhruv Advance Light Helicopters (ALH) inducted in Armed Forces so far is given below:-

 

IAF

Army

Navy

Coast Guard

66

78

8

4

 

Indian Army has initiated a case for procurement of Reconnaissance and Surveillance Helicopters (RSH) to replace its helicopters due for de-induction.  The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has accorded Acceptance of Necessity (AoN) for 200 Kamov 226T helicopters for which an Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) has been signed with the Russian Government in December 2015.

This information was given by Minister  of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh in a written reply to Dr. K Gopal  in Lok Sabha today.

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