• First of six Apache helicopters ordered by the Indian Army
•AH-64E fuselages are manufactured at Tata Boeing Aerospace Limited facility in Hyderabad

Apache helicoptersNew Delhi. 16 August 2023. Boeing is starting production of the Indian Army’s Apaches in Mesa, Arizona. The company will deliver a total of six AH-64E Apaches fulfilling the Indian Army’s requirements.

Earlier this year, Tata Boeing Aerospace Limited (TBAL) delivered the Indian Army’s first AH-64 Apache fuselage from its advanced facility in Hyderabad, India.

“We are pleased to reach yet another significant milestone, highlighting Boeing’s unwavering commitment to support India’s defense capabilities,” said Salil Gupte, president, Boeing India. “The advanced technology and proven performance of the AH-64 will enhance the Indian Army’s operational readiness and strengthen its defense capabilities.”

In 2020, Boeing completed delivery of 22 Indian Air Force E-model Apaches and signed a
contract to produce six AH-64Es for the Indian Army. The delivery of the Indian Army’s Apaches
is scheduled for 2024.

“The AH-64E continues to be the world’s premier attack helicopter,” said Christina Upah, vice
president of Attack Helicopter Programs and senior Boeing Mesa site executive. “The AH-64
provides customers with unparalleled lethality and survivability, and we are thrilled to provide
those capabilities to the Indian Army.”