India First Jet Engine: In about 24 weeks, India will get its first Jet Engine. Bengaluru Engineers began testing to give India its first Jet Engine in just 24 weeks from now.
Power Jets Private Limited has earmarked 20 crores for the project, of which 9 crores has been spent.
Sridhar Balaram, Intech Founder, and managing director told TOI:
“We fired the engine for the first time on February 8, 2017, and it was a success. Some other tests are going on, and we are confident that it will be ready to be presented for certification in 18-24 weeks.”