Defence Acquisition Council cleared two AON pertains to:-
- Shore based facility, at naval aircraft yard in Goa for Intermediate level engine repair facility for the MiG 29.
- Continuation of Coastal static sensor chain for gap-less Surveillance System, IInd Phase, under the ‘Buy Indian' category with BEL as lead integrator at cost of approx Rs 800 crore. 38 additional Radar Stations and 4 mobile surveillance stations will come under this project. It will be integrated with the Vessel Traffic Management System (VTMS) sites in Gulf of Kutch and Khambatt. The phase-1 has 46 such stations as of now and these were also made by BEL.