• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

India, Philippines sign $375 million deal for sale of BrahMos supersonic anti-ship cruise missile

|
Google Oneindia News

New Delhi, Jan 28: India and the Philippines sign the USD 375 million deal for the sale of BrahMos supersonic anti-ship cruise missile today.

BrahMos missiles to be exported to the Philippines, India signs $347 million deal | Oneindia News
Representational Image

The BAPL, an India-Russian joint venture, produces the supersonic cruise missile BrahMos that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft, or from land platforms.

The USD 374 million contract is to supply shore-based anti-ship BrahMos missiles to the Philippines' Navy, the military officials noted. In a statement, the Defence Ministry said: "The BAPL signed a contract with the Department of National Defence of the Republic of Philippines on January 28, 2022, for supply of shore-based anti-ship missile system to Philippines."

"The BAPL is a joint venture company of the Defence Research and Development Organisation. The contract is an important step forward for Government of India's policy of promoting responsible defence exports," it added.

India has already deployed a sizable number of the Brahmos missiles and other key assets in several strategic locations along the Line of Actual Control with China in Ladakh and Arunachal Pradesh.

For Daily Alerts
Best Deals and Discounts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X