Indigenous Indian OPV commissioned this week for anti-piracy operations




INS Sumitra, a 105-metre anti-piracy vessel featuring several electronic, communication and weapon systems is likely to be commissioned on September 4 having recently completed sea trials. "The ship’s impressive weapon and sensor outfit includes a Super Rapid Gun Mount (SRGM) 76.2 mm gun with an electro-optic fire control system, two 30 mm guns as Close In Weapon Systems (CIWS), Kavach chaff launchers for self-protection and a state-of-art Electronic Warfare Suite comprising Sanket MK...
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