Firebird taxiing out at Aero India 2017 as Gp. Capt. C. Subramaniam takes HAL’s new HTT-40 for a flight. The Phoenix painted under the cockpit represents a resurgence of HAL’s trainer program, which ended with its HPT-32.
In storage destined for a museum. It is preserved At the Western Museum of Flight. This is the prototype YF-17 that lost in a fly-off competition to the GD F-16 when the USAF was shopping for their newest flighter at the time.
With its P-3C aircraft having been in service for twenty years, the JMSDF began to look for a replacement maritime patrol aircraft. The XP-1 is the prototype and it tested at Atsugi. It is shown here over the moon.