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Cabinet Committee on Security approves Tejas Mark-2 Project


  • The CCS has sanctioned 6,500 crore rupees for designing and developing of Tejas Mark-2 fighter jet with prototypes, flight testing, and certification. 
  • The allocation comes in addition to the existing 2500 crore rupees sanctioned to HAL. 
  • The advanced version of Tejas LCA will feature a series of additions to its flight and fight capabilities. 
  • The payload capacity of the Tejas Mark-2 jet will be four tonnes as compared to three tonnes of the existing version.