About the company
Honeywell is an American conglomerate. Its aerospace division has a longstanding business relationship with Indian aerospace company Hindustan Aeronautic Ltd (HAL), including a contract with them that enables HAL to manufacture Honeywell engines.
HAL is manufacturing a new training aircraft, the Hindustan Turbo Trainer-40 (HTT-40). The HTT-40 is powered by a Honeywell Garett TPE331-12B single-shaft turboprop engine.
HAL plans to sell a weaponised version of the aircraft to the Burmese military, which uses aircraft to indiscriminately target civilians.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Aero India 2021: Indian Air Force issues RFP to HAL for 70 basic trainers, Janes: 4th February 2021
HAL HTT-40 Trainer Aircraft, Indian Air Force, Indian Defence News, undated
Honeywell and Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. Finalize Contract for TPE331 Engine Component Production, Honeywell media release, 20th May 2008
Notified 20th January 2022
Added to the Dirty List 1 March 2022