The Lifeline Of Siachen Troops, Cheetah Helicopter


The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) Cheetah is a light single-engine helicopter serving the Indian armed forces for over four decades.

The Cheetah, a licensed-built version of the French Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama, has been the lifeline of the Indian Army troops stationed at the Siachen Glacier, the world’s highest battlefield.

The armed forces are looking to phase-out this vintage workhorse. Here’s all about it. Read More…

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