‘Make in India’ boost for defence! GE’s fighter jet engine deal with India to start this year

Raghu | 10 January 2024

The technology transfer deal for fighter jet engines between India and the US is progressing smoothly, with a detailed technical proposal for a manufacturing unit in India set to be shared with Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) soon. GE Aerospace Defence & Systems President, Amy Gowder, highlighted the scope of technology transfer to HAL, including the possibility of exporting engines and components from India.