DRDO-BEL Beats Russia, Poland To Supply Made In India Weapon Locating Radars To Armenia In $40 Million DealMade In India Weapon Locating Radar (Pic via Twitter)

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) have inked a deal with the Armenian government to supply Made In India weapon detecting radars in a $40 million deal, Times of India has reported.

India beat Russian and Polish firms in the process of bagging the radar supply deal. As per the report, while the Armenian defence authorities tested the Russian and Police systems, they ultimately chose to go with the Indian system for its reliability.

In total India will supply four weapon detecting radar systems to Armenia. These radar systems are known to provide fast, accurate and automatic locations of enemy fired weapons like mortars, shells and rockets.

The radars come with a 50 km range and is capable of detecting multiple projectiles simultaneously. The Indian Army has put these radars into use along the LoC.

An Appeal...

Dear Reader,

As you are no doubt aware, Swarajya is a media product that is directly dependent on support from its readers in the form of subscriptions. We do not have the muscle and backing of a large media conglomerate nor are we playing for the large advertisement sweep-stake.

Our business model is you and your subscription. And in challenging times like these, we need your support now more than ever.

We deliver over 10 - 15 high quality articles with expert insights and views. From 7AM in the morning to 10PM late night we operate to ensure you, the reader, get to see what is just right.

Becoming a Patron or a subscriber for as little as Rs 1200/year is the best way you can support our efforts.

Become A Patron
Become A Subscriber