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1) M777A2 155mm 39Caliber, Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer, BAE Systems Video of: M777A2                   Flag of USA
'The STAR SPANGLED BANNER'; Flag of the United States of America. United States of America & India have become allies in the 'War on Terror'. A mutual treaty of  & Strategic Partnership is planned for the future as relations improve. Long Live Indo-US friendship for peace & stability ! India needs United States vote, for its inclusion, as a new member, at the UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL organization ! (USA)

India plans to purchase about 435 (145 + 290) of these M777A2 ultra-light Howitzers, for the IA mountain divisions, directly from BAE (USA)

This is the latest BAE System's M777A2 Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer; equivalent of the Bofors FH77B. The M777A2 is manufactured by BAE in the United States now. It is an ULTRA-LIGHT towed howitzer of the same caliber; that can be airdropped for Airborne missions. India wants to buy 200 of these ultra-light howitzers from the United States immediately, for the Army Mountain-Divisions This is the latest BAE System's M777A2 Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer; equivalent of the Bofors FH77B. The M777A2 is manufactured by BAE in the United States now. It is an ULTRA-LIGHT towed howitzer of the same caliber; that can be airdropped for Airborne missions. India wants to buy 200 of these ultra-light howitzers from the United States immediately, for the Army Mountain-Divisions This is the latest BAE System's M777A2 Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer; equivalent of the Bofors FH77B. The M777A2 is manufactured by BAE in the United States now. It is an ULTRA-LIGHT towed howitzer of the same caliber; that can be airdropped for Airborne missions. India wants to buy 200 of these ultra-light howitzers from the United States immediately, for the Army Mountain-Divisions. This is the latest BAE System's M777A2 Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer; equivalent of the Bofors FH77B. The M777A2 is manufactured by BAE in the United States now. It is an ULTRA-LIGHT towed howitzer of the same caliber; that can be airdropped for Airborne missions. India wants to buy 200 of these ultra-light howitzers from the United States immediately, for the Army Mountain-Divisions This is the latest BAE System's M777A2 Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer; equivalent of the Bofors FH77B. The M777A2 is manufactured by BAE in the United States now. It is an ULTRA-LIGHT towed howitzer of the same caliber; that can be airdropped for Airborne missions. India wants to buy 200 of these ultra-light howitzers from the United States immediately, for the Army Mountain-Divisions This is the latest BAE System's M777A2 Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer; equivalent of the Bofors FH77B. The M777A2 is manufactured by BAE in the United States now. It is an ULTRA-LIGHT towed howitzer of the same caliber; that can be airdropped for Airborne missions. India wants to buy 200 of these ultra-light howitzers from the United States immediately, for the Army Mountain-Divisions This is the latest BAE System's M777A2 Ultra Light Towed-Howitzer; equivalent of the Bofors FH77B. The M777A2 is manufactured by BAE in the United States now. It is an ULTRA-LIGHT towed howitzer of the same caliber; that can be airdropped for Airborne missions. India wants to buy 200 of these ultra-light howitzers from the United States immediately, for the Army Mountain-Divisions.

2) 'FH77 B02' 155mm 39Caliber Towed Artillery System, BAE Systems Video of: FH77B                   Flag of SWEDEN
Sweden has supported India on different issues at the United Nations. Sweden;s SAAB and BOFORS have sold military products to the Indian Armed Forces (Swedem)

India's MAIN TOWED ARTILLERY 'FH77 B02' 155mm 52Caliber, BAE Systems (formerly Bofors of Sweden)
India eventually plans to license manufacture 1800 new versions, of these FH77 B05 sophisticated Howitzers

India's MAIN TOWED ARTILLERY 'FH77B' 155mm 52Caliber, BAE Systems (formerly Bofors of Sweden) India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The FH77B is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions & is best suited for the HIMALAYAS; amongst all artillery guns !! India eventually plans to license manufacture 1600 of these howitzers. India's MAIN TOWED ARTILLERY 'FH77B' 155mm 52Caliber, BAE Systems (formerly Bofors of Sweden) India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The FH77B is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions & is best suited for the HIMALAYAS; amongst all artillery guns !! India eventually plans to license manufacture 1600 of these howitzers. India's MAIN TOWED ARTILLERY 'FH77B' 155mm 52Caliber, BAE Systems (formerly Bofors of Sweden) India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The FH77B is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions & is best suited for the HIMALAYAS; amongst all artillery guns !! India eventually plans to license manufacture 1600 of these howitzers. This is the Bofors 'FH77B'; 155mm 52Caliber, Towed-Howitzer of the Indian Army. This gun played a major role in evicting Pakistani troops who had occupied the dizzy KARGIL heights in Kashmir, 1999 ! This is the Bofors 'FH77B'; 155mm 52Caliber, Towed-Howitzer of the Indian Army. This gun played a major role in evicting Pakistani troops who had occupied the dizzy KARGIL heights in Kashmir, 1999 ! This is the Bofors 'FH77B'; 155mm 52Caliber, Towed-Howitzer of the Indian Army. This gun played a major role in evicting Pakistani troops who had occupied the dizzy KARGIL heights in Kashmir, 1999 !  Bofor's 'FH77 B02' 155mm 52Caliber Towed Artillery Gun in trials in Ladhak, Kashmir. Indian Army has already descided to buy the M777A2 155mm 52Caliber, Ultra Light version of this Howitzer, for its mountain divisions ! This 'FH77 B02', field artillery-gun, is the prefered choice of the Army & has already won the tender but due to government bureaucracy, the deal has been stalled.

3) ARCHER-L52, 155MM 52Caliber, Wheeled Artillery System, BAE Systems Video of: L52                   Flag of SWEDEN
Sweden has supported India on different issues at the United Nations. Sweden;s SAAB and BOFORS have sold military products to the Indian Armed Forces (Swedem)

India's future WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, ARCHER-L52, 155MM 52Caliber, BAE (formerly Bofors of Sweden)
India eventually plans to license manufacture, another 800 of these highly mobile, ARCHER-L52 Howitzers

India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns  India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns                     XM982 Excalibur Shell  
The range of the gun is extended to 60km with the precision-guided Raytheon / Bofors XM982 Excalibur round. The Excalibur shell is corrected in flight towards a pre-programmed trajectory by a GPS guidance system..                     XM982 Excalibur Shell  
The range of the gun is extended to 60km with the precision-guided Raytheon / Bofors XM982 Excalibur round. The Excalibur shell is corrected in flight towards a pre-programmed trajectory by a GPS guidance system..

India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns India's future prospect WHEELED SELF PROPELLED ARTILLERY, 'ARCHER-L52', 155MM_52Caliber, BAE SYSTEM  (formerly BOFORS_of_Sweden). India should re-negotiate with BOFORS or BAE to license manufacture these great guns in India. The ARCHER-L52 is battle tested in ARCTIC conditions and is best suited for the HIMALAYAS amongst all artillery guns

4) CAESAR SPG, 155MM 52Caliber, Wheeled Artillery System, Nexter (France) Video of: CAESAR The Drapeau Tricolore; 'Flag of 'France'; 'Republic of France'. France has been a good friend of India in various business, scientific & technological organizations. France also, has voted for the inclusion of India, as a new member, at the UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL (UNSC) ! (France)

Another good Video of: French CAESAR 55mm SPG ( in French )

The French CAESARŪ 155mm SPG

5) PEGASUS-155 MM 39Caliber, SLWH Singapore Light Weight Howitzer; ST Kinetics Flag of Singapore (Singapore)

The SLWH Pegasus was the preferred choice for the Ultra Light Howitzer Program of the Indian Army. However, ST Kinetics
was associated in a case of corruption & was blacklisted from participating in the program !

               155 mm, 39Caliber Pegasus
The Singapore Light Weight Howitzer (SLWH) 'Pegasus', is a helicopter transportable, towed artillery piece. It is built with titanium alloy and aluminium alloy materials that are lightweight and yet able to withstand the recoil force of the 155 mm artillery system. The SLWH Pegasus was the preferred candidate for the 145 ultra light howitzer program of the Indian Army. However, ST Kinetics was associated in a case of corruption & was blacklisted from participating in the program                155 mm, 39Caliber Pegasus
The Singapore Light Weight Howitzer (SLWH) 'Pegasus', is a helicopter transportable, towed artillery piece. It is built with titanium alloy and aluminium alloy materials that are lightweight and yet able to withstand the recoil force of the 155 mm artillery system. The SLWH Pegasus was the preferred candidate for the 145 ultra light howitzer program of the Indian Army. However, ST Kinetics was associated in a case of corruption & was blacklisted from participating in the program                155 mm, 39Caliber Pegasus
The Singapore Light Weight Howitzer (SLWH) 'Pegasus', is a helicopter transportable, towed artillery piece. It is built with titanium alloy and aluminium alloy materials that are lightweight and yet able to withstand the recoil force of the 155 mm artillery system. The SLWH Pegasus was the preferred candidate for the 145 ultra light howitzer program of the Indian Army. However, ST Kinetics was associated in a case of corruption & was blacklisted from participating in the program                155 mm, 39Caliber Pegasus
The Singapore Light Weight Howitzer (SLWH) 'Pegasus', is a helicopter transportable, towed artillery piece. It is built with titanium alloy and aluminium alloy materials that are lightweight and yet able to withstand the recoil force of the 155 mm artillery system. The SLWH Pegasus was the preferred candidate for the 145 ultra light howitzer program of the Indian Army. However, ST Kinetics was associated in a case of corruption & was blacklisted from participating in the program

IFH-2000, 155 MM 52Caliber Towed Artillery System; ST Kinetics Flag of Singapore (Singapore)

          IFH-2000, 155 MM 52Caliber Howitzer
Singapore St Kinetics's, IFH-2000 during field trials at Indian Artillery Range in Rajasthan 2010.           IFH-2000, 155 MM 52Caliber Howitzer
Singapore St Kinetics's, IFH-2000 during field trials at Indian Artillery Range in Rajasthan 2010.

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