155 mm Excalibur Artillery Ammunition

Indian Army has recently procured 155 mm precision-guided Excalibur ammunition from United Stated based Raytheon and BAE Systems Bofors. Excalibur is capable of hitting targets even in densely populated areas 50 kilometers away with an error margin of less than 2 metres. The ammunition will be used in all 155-mm artillery guns with the Army. The proposal and acquisition was fast-tracked under financial powers to the Service HQ and delegation of emergency powers to the Vice Chiefs up to Rs 300 Crores.

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