November 2019 Global Defence & Security Industry - Military News


The Indian Army, which began inducting the indigenously upgraded 155mm Dhanush howitzers, will have the first regiment in place by March 2020 and will get all 114 guns by 2022, Army sources said. Dhanush is the indigenously upgraded variant of the Swedish Bofors gun imported in the 1980s. Dinakar Peri reports on The Hindu.

On 31 October, Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace signed a contract with the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency worth 583 MNOK (64.18 Mn USD) to deliver Mobile Ground-Based Air Defense to the Norwegian Army. The Army Mobile Ground Based Air Defence System was first presented by the Defence Minister in February 2017 as a direct acquisition process with Kongsberg.

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