21 Aug '17, 12pm

India’s main battle tanks #T90, #T72 will become more lethal https://t.co/OtESxyMuBn

India’s main battle tanks #T90, #T72 will become more lethal https://t.co/OtESxyMuBn

New Delhi (Sputnik) — India plans to make the Russian origin tanks T-90 and T-72 more lethal by upgrading their missile systems. The Indian government has approved the purchase of third generation anti-tank missile systems which will make the T-90 & T-72 capable of hitting targets up to 8 kilometers during the day as well as night. Currently, the T-90 fleet of the Indian Army is armed with the INVAR missile system. © Photo: Anirvan Shukla India Successfully Tests Next-Gen Arjun Battle Tank’s Strike Capabilities The Indian Army has proposed specific features of the missile system that are to be developed by the private defense manufacturers. The missile should be capable of being fired from 125 mm gun barrel and should have the ability to carry out pre-flight programmed maneuvers towards a beyond-line-of-sight engagement target. “The missile should comprise of two parts; ms...

Full article: https://sputniknews.com/asia/201708211056643994-india-tan...

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