Minister KTR lit the ceremonial lamp at the 100th AH-64 Apache Fuselage Delivery Ceremony. Boeing India President Mr. Salil Gupte, TATA Advanced Systems Limited MD & CEO Mr. Sukaran Singh and Principal Secretary Mr. Jayesh Ranjan were present.
In the presence of Minister KTR, TATA Advanced Systems Limited MD & CEO Mr. Sukaran Singh handed over the 100th Apache fuselage document to Boeing India President Mr. Salil Gupte. Speaking at the ceremony, Minister KTR stated that Telangana has emerged as the most active & well supported Aerospace & Defence ecosystem in India. “The Aerospace & Defence sector has witnessed unprecedented growth during the past five years, anchored on the progressive polices & infrastructure support provided by the State Govt,” he added. Minister KTR said that Hyderabad based Aerospace & Defence ecosystem is ranked number one globally in cost effectiveness by Financial Times’ FDI Future Aerospace Cities Rankings 2020. Ministry of Civil Aviation had twice presented the Best State Award (2018 & 2020) to Telangana, for its most progressive outlook towards Aerospace Sector, he added.