Israel's state-owned IAI (Israel Aerospace Industries has signed a $50 million deal with India to supply complementary Naval MRSAM systems to Indian Navy and Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders.
IAI and India agreement will provide complementary Naval MRSAM (Medium Range Surface-To-Air Missile) systems to Indian Navy.
As per the agreement, IAI will provide a range of maintenance and other services for various sub-systems of IAI’s advanced MSRAM air defence system (ADS).
The agreement is a major breakthrough as it reflects a strong relationship between IAI and the Indian Navy. The contract advances IAI from system development and delivery to looking after the operational needs of India.
MRSAM provides broad as well as topical defence against a range of assault marine, air and ground threats.
MRSAM comprises of several key state-of-the-art systems, such as command and control, digital radar, launchers and interceptors along with advanced homing seekers.