Nexter Systems have signed a contract with Indian Companies for Mounted Gun Systems program
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|Saturday, June 21, 2014 11:20 AM|
|Nexter Systems have signed agreement with Indian Companies for Mounted Gun Systems program.|
Nexter Systems, Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) and Ashok Leyland Defence Systems have signed a consortium agreement to collaborate for the Mounted Gun System (MGS) artillery programme of the Indian Army.
CAESAR 155 mm gun system mounted on Indian-made Ashok Leyland truck at Eurosatory 2014
The artillery system proposed for the MGS programme by the consortium led by L&T acting as prime contractor is a version of the well-known CAESAR® artillery system fitted onto a 6x6 Super Stallion chassis from Ashok Leyland. Unveiled for the first time at the DEFEXPO show in New Delhi in February 2014, the Indian version of the CAESAR® is also on display at the Nexter stand at Eurosatory 2014.