NWI - Naval Warfare

India to lease second Akula sub from Russia

8th March 2019 - 09:39 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Hong Kong


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The Indian government reached a more than $3 billion agreement with Russia on 7 March regarding the lease of a third nuclear-powered attack submarine. However, detailed contract negotiations of indeterminate length are expected to follow this initial agreement.

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