HAL bags Israeli order for Boeing cargo doors

State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) has been selected by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for further supply of the Boeing 737 Main Deck Cargo Door.

The contract to this effect was signed at Aero India 2017 in Bengaluru on Friday. "This reflects the confidence reposed by our valued customer," said T Suvarna Raju, chairman and managing director of HAL.

HAL has already manufactured and supplied IAI more than 30 such Main Deck Cargo Doors for the Boeing 737. Appreciating the timely delivery and quality, IAI has placed further orders.

R Kaveri Renganathan, chief executive, Bangalore Complex, HAL, and Eli Alfassi, executive vice-president, sales and marketing, IAI, signed the contract at the air show.