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DefExpo 2016: ‘Danger close!’ for Indian artillery

1st April 2016 - 08:06 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Goa

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The situation for Indian artillery is extremely dire, with no new howitzers inducted over the past three decades.

However, programmes are under way to procure several thousand new guns, and one is for 155mm 39-calibre ultra-lightweight towed howitzers.

Unsurprisingly, BAE Systems had an example of its M777A2 at DefExpo, with ...

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