Hummingbird News Desk
NEW DELHI, 17 SEP: Bengaluru-based Dynamatic Technologies of India has been awarded a contract for manufacturing assemblies for Boeing’s newest tactical fighter, F-15EX Eagle II. This is a first where aerostructures for the latest and most advanced F-15EX Eagle II will be made in India.
According to the Aerospace major, the contract will given a boost to the ‘Aatmanirbhar’ programme and strengthens US-India collaboration on aerospace and defence industrialisation. Dynamatic Technologies will supply the F-15EX aerostructure assembly requirements from FY22. The company will manufacture these aerostructures from their manufacturing facility in Bengaluru, Karnataka.
Dynamatic Technologies MD & CEO Udayant Malhoutra said, “Dynamatic has been associated closely with Boeing as a strategic tier-1 supplier partner for over a decade. The award for manufacturing aerostructures for the F-15EX Eagle II to Dynamatic is a testimony of our partnership with Boeing.”
Boeing India President Salil Gupte said, “We see tremendous potential for India to contribute to the global aerospace industry as an industrial and technology partner.”
“The award of aerostructure assemblies for the latest and most advanced version of the F-15 aircraft family is a reflection of Boeing’s focus on Aatmanirbhar Bharat and a testimony to the world class capability of our industrial partners in India.”
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