Anti Tank Guided Missiles : Government signs contract to get MILAN -2T
The Indian Government had signed a contract with Bharat Dynamics for the supply of 4,960 MILAN -2T Anti Tank Guided Missiles.
The procurement of missile is expected to provide a major boost to the firepower of the Indian Army.
The project is a huge opportunity for the industry to show case in capability in advancing the goal of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’.
The induction is planned to be completed in 3 years.
MILAN 2T : key highlights
The MILAN -2T Anti Tank Guided missiles are a man portable ( Infantry ) second generation ATGM, which are capable of destroying battle tank filled with explosive reactive armour, moving and stationary tagets.
These missiles can be fired from rhe ground as well as from vehicle based launcher.
The missiles having the range 1,850 metres.
The MILAN 2T is produces by BDL under license from a defense firm from France.
MILAN is western European Anti Tank Guided Missile