bend 14 degrees to block the cable
According to the China National Defense Science and Technology Information Network reports the LBTS first runway the aircraft carrier built by the Indian Navy in fruit Abanghansi naval base will be completed before the end of 2012 . Can be completed by June this year the construction of the runway to take off , landing runway will be completed before the end of the year .
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The published data show that , according to the Russian-Indian bilateral contract signed in 2009 ( $ 60,000,000 ) , the Russian experts will help India to complete the construction of the aircraft carrier LBTS . The Indian side for the testing ground for a total investment of approximately $ 17.5 billion rupees (about $ 35.5 million ) .
Indian Navy land-based aircraft carrier testing ground will simulate the flight deck of the first ship of China-made aircraft carrier Vikrant , proving ground , including the slip jump deck, bend 14 degrees to block the cable , and other landing equipment and so on .
According to Indian media reports , the test site for Indian-made Indian Navy pilots in the future , including MiG-29K carrier-based pilots training . Currently, the world only the United States and Ukraine have similar aircraft carrier LBTS a testing ground of Ukraine in the Crimea Peninsula , currently leased by the Russian Navy training field for pilot training .