Source : Indian Defence Updates (IDU)
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A FOC standard Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas Mark 1 to be showcased at Aero India 2023 for the static display was seen integrated with the indigenous 110 kilometers+ range Astra Mark 1 beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM).
Astra Mark 1 has completed flutter and captive flight trials from LCA Tejas Mark 1 and it will soon start developmental trials.
The Astra Mark 1 will be the standard BVRAAM missile on the upgraded Tejas Mark 1A whose delivery will start to the Indian Air Force from February 2024.