India to buy Russia’s Konkurs-M, Invar guided missiles

By on Monday, November 12th, 2012

India has signed a deal with Russia to purchase cutting-edge Konkurs-M and Invar anti-tank guided missiles, a source in the Indian defense ministry has told the media.

According to the source, Delhi is set to purchase 10 thousands of each type of missiles. The price of the deal hasn’t been disclosed.

India’s Cabinet Committee on Security cleared a request from the Indian Air Force to buy 12 billion rupees worth of Russian missiles, which will be deployed with India’s motorized infantry and army.

The first batch of 1.5 thousand Invar missiles will be deployed over a span of several years.

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