Welcome to the Avionics Division, Hyderabad of Hindustan
early sixties, it was strongly felt that our defence services
should be more self reliant in defence related equipment,
electronics in particular. This resulted in HAL setting up
a full - fledged unit to cater to the aviation electronics
(AVIONICS ). Thus Avionics Division, Hyderabad was born in
the year 1965.
To begin with, the Division's
dedicated design team took up the task of indigenising, the
following critical avionics.
- Identification of Friend or Foe
- UHF Communication set
- V/UHF Communication System
- Automatic Direction Finder (ADF)
- Radio Alimeter
These systems were developed, qualified, flight tested and
inducted into the various MiG aircraft manufactured under
licence in India. Later on, the same equipments were fine
tuned to meet the requirement of other aircraft like Kiran,
Jaguar, Dornier, AN-32 and Helicopters.
Today the Division has spread its wings further to meet the
Communication and Navigation requirements of our defence customers
and the Division is fully geared to enter the international