India gets 1st ever export order for BrahMos missiles; Philippines signs $374 mn contract
Millennium Post Delhi|January 29 2022
BAPL, an India-Russian joint venture, produces the supersonic cruise missile BrahMos that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft or from land platforms

NEW DELHI: India got its first-ever export order for BrahMos missiles on Friday when the Philippines' Defence Ministry signed a USD 374 million contract with BrahMos Aerospace Private Limited to supply an undisclosed number of missiles, military officials said.

The BrahMos Aerospace Private Limited (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, officials noted.

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