Centre clears AWACS project

The Government cleared the project for development of Airborne Early Warning and Control systems (AWACS) at Rs 5113 crore.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published:March 29, 2015 1:22 am
Manohar Parrikar, Pak boat explosion, Pak boat, Pakistani boat row, Defence Minister The DAC, headed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, cleared the purchase of mine ploughs for T-90 tanks.

 

The Government on Friday cleared the project for development of Airborne Early Warning and Control systems (AWACS) at Rs 5113 crore. While deferring decision on the much talked about Avro-replacement program which is stuck due to single vendor situation, the defence acquisition council (DAC) headed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar cleared the purchase of mine ploughs for T-90 tanks at Rs 710 crore and 30 weapon locating radars at Rs 1,605 crore besides others.

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