Many successful flights of LCA culminating into its Initial Operational Clearance and release of ALH to the Army, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard stand out as the milestone achievements in the history of military airworthiness certification in India It makes India proud that countries like Nepal, Ecuador, Maldives and Mauritius are operating ALH certified by CEMILAC.

Flight Clearances of many indigenously developed weapon platforms, sophisticated systems and sub-systems with state-of-the-art technologies under various projects like AEW&C, Boeing –P8 I , EW systems, Airborne Radars, Network Centric Warfare systems, Midlife avionic systems Upgrade of Russian MiG series and Sukoi aircraft and Air Launched Astra Missile, etc.

AAs a testimony to the contributions made by CEMILAC to the self reliance effort, 1928 Type Approval issued since 1965 up to November 2017 for different categories as shown below

All Eight aircraft cleared for flight trials, 05 Indian equipment qualified and flight tested Aircraft dedicated to nation by RakshaMantri.


HTT 40

First time participation in an OverseasAir Show(Bahrain),with airworthiness support from CEMILAC Accorded flight clearance for the first flight of HTT-40 on 29th May ‘16. First flight happened in record time of less than 30 months from the project initiation.


Light Utility Helicopter

Flight Clearance Note for Rustom II (AF 3) was accorded on 15 Nov 2016 and for Rustom II (AF 4) was accorded on 30 Aug 2017. Maiden flight for Rustom II( AF3)was carried out on 16 Nov 2016 and for Rustom II(AF4) on 31 Aug 2017. Flight Clearance Note (FCN) was issued for LUH PT1 and flight was successfully carried out on 28th Oct 2016. Flight Clearance Note (FCN) was issued for LUH-PT2 and flight was carried out on 22nd May 2017

Integration of BrahMos: Su-30MKI aircraft


Successful integration and test firing of BrahMos Air Launched Cruise Missile from Su-30 MKI on 22 Nov 2017 after clearance by CEMILAC. Initial Operational Clearance (IOC) accorded for AEW&C on 14th Feb 2017

Boeing P8-I

Light Combat Helicopter

Initial Operational Clearance & Launch of Limited Series Production of LCH - Aug 2017

Clearance accorded for integration of CVRDE developed undercarriage on RUSTOM-II (TAPAS) UAV in the presence of Hon’ble Raksha Mantri