India’s first three IL-76 early warning aircraft to enter flight test phase modification
India has received two IL-76-based airborne early warning control aircraft
According to the British, “Flight International,” January 12, 2011 reported that the Indian Air Force IL-3 -76 has been changed into the AWACS mission system equipped with the flight test phase.
the plane had previously received in Israel, long-endurance flight test. All test flights were the Indian military presence. In receiving the two Israeli Aerospace Industries (IAI) Elta (Elta) systems subsidiary after the delivery of two prototypes, India requested the first three AWACS have more capacity, but did not disclose details, including what additional capacity. The first three aircraft are expected to be delivered in mid-2011, while IAI declined to give details.
Elta ready to meet the different bidding options for more Indian Air Force AEW & C (Airborne Early Warning and Control) platform needs, including IL-76 and the smaller Gulf Stream G550 and other companies. (China Aviation Industry Development Research Center Liaomeng Hao)