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Engineering Exports Lengthening Shadows

November 1, 1980 possibility of Indian military purchases from the US after a break of 15 years. Reports suggest an impressive, shopping list worth nearly $ 250 million Two major items have been particularly mentioned. The first of these is the tube launched optically-tracked wire guided (TOW) missiles to replace the obsolete French anti-tank missiles now under licensed production. The second item which is reportedly being considered is a light-weight long-range 155 mn howitzer for mountain warfare. Resides, US is said to be also wiling to sell third generation RBS-70 laser-guided missiles for anti-aircraft operations.

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