Monthly Archives: August 2016

India order additional 4 P-8I spy aircraft

India has signed a contract worth $1 Billion to buy additional four maritime patrol aircraft from Boeing. This is a follow-on order and the aircraft are expected to enter service over the next three years. Earlier India has purchased 8 aircraft worth $2.1 billion in 2009 with the eighth aircraft being delivered last...

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Indigenously Autonomous Underwater Vehicle tested successfully

Indigenously made Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) has been successfully tested by Vizag-based Naval Science and Technological Laboratory (NSTL). The AUV is critical for underwater mine sweeping, mine laying and also to gather intelligence and surveillance of enemy vessels. Weighing around 1.7 tonnes, the AUV can carry around 500 kg of pay loadand can...

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