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Aircraft Mounted Accessory Gearbox for LIGHT COMBAT AIRCRAFT TEJAS

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CVRDE has been entrusted with abinitio design and development of an Aircraft Mounted Accessory Gear Box (AMAGB) for LCA. The project was sanctioned by Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) Min. of Defence Bangalore, the Nodal agency for design and development of LCA. AMAGB is a single input, multi output gearbox, which receives its input drive from the LCA engine through a Power Take-Off (PTO) shaft at rated speed of 16,810 rpm. It carries four aircraft accessories on its output pads viz., two hydraulic pumps, one generator and one starter unit. Together these cater to a major part of hydraulic & electrical power requirements of the aircraft and hence form a crucial part of the Secondary Power System.
Chief Data Officer
Name: Shri. Gopal Bhushan
Director, DESIDOC
Ministry/State/Department: Ministry of Defence
Department of Defence Research and Development
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)
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Defence Scientific information & Documentation Centre (DESIDOC), Defence Research & Development Organisation, Metcalfe House, Delhi-110054.