PTC Industries Limited, HAL – SED, Koraput Sign MoU for Indigenisation of Aviation Grade Raw Materials, Components, Sub-systems and Systems of Russian Origin Aircraft

Aero India, Aero India 2023

Bengaluru: PTC Industries Limited (PTC), a manufacturer of high-quality high-precision metal components for various critical and super-critical applications, and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited – SED (HAL-SED), a DPSU under Ministry of Defence, Government of India and a global leader in the Aerospace and Defence sector with expertise in design, development, production, upgradation and life time product support of Aircraft, Aero-Engines and its systems, today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore opportunities for mutual cooperation and business development for indigenisation of aviation grade Raw Materials, Components, Sub-systems and Systems of Aero-Engines of Russian origin aircraft in the presence of Defence Minister  Rajnath Singh at the Bandhan Ceremony held at Aero India 2023 in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

As part of the MoU, the two organisations will explore opportunities for:

  • Development, manufacturing, and supply of ‘Ready to Fit‘ single crystal blades
  • Development, manufacturing, and supply of various critical engine components for Su-30 and MIG-29 engines
  • Development, manufacturing, and supply of various ‘Ready to Use’ LRUs and sub-systems
  • Development, indigenisation, and certification of various Aero Engine materials viz, Titanium Alloys, Nickel based Super Alloys, Special Aero Steels and Aluminium Alloys,
  • Machining of certain critical components and parts for aerospace applications

Sachin Agarwal, Chairman and Managing Director, PTC Industries said that this agreement will take the company to the next level of technological excellence for manufacturing of critical aero engine parts and small engines within the country. He further announced that the company is setting up facilities in the recently acquired 50 acres of land in the Lucknow node of the UP Defence Industrial Corridor, for critical technologies like SX Aero Engine Aerofoils, TB Coatings and Small Gas Turbines.