HANSA-NG a/c prototype was unveiled by Hon’ble Minister, S&T and ES and VP, CSIR on 16th February 2017 at Aero India in Bengaluru. CSIR-NAL handed over the Hansa-3 a/c to M/s MESCO AEROSPACE in presence of Honorable Minister for pilot training & education awareness. HANSA NG shall be certified within 18 months’ time by CSIR-NAL. M/s MESCO AEROSPACE will be taking over the production of the same subsequently. CSIR-NAL has conducted the third party market survey and the potential of requirement is about 70 to 100 aircraft by 2020.