SOURCE: RAUNAK KUNDE / NEWS BEAT / IDRW.ORG
According to a report in Janes, Indian Private sector company Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has secured orders for two units of Teevra 40 naval gun system from the Indonesian Navy for its Teluk Bintuni-class landing ships. Teevra 40 is a 40 mm naval gun system that is based on the Sudarshan Close-in Weapon System (CIWS).
BTI Defence which is an Authorized Local Partner of L&T Defence will be in charge of after-sales service of the weapons system when it’s operational with the Indonesian Navy. Teevra 40 will be part of the ship’s self-defense against hostile surface vessels, attack aircraft, anti-ship missiles, and shore targets.
Teevra 40 has a maximum range of approximately 11,800 meters. It has an effective range of about 3,500 m for surface targets and roughly 4,500 m for aerial targets. It can fire a wide range of NATO standard NATO 40 mm/L70 rounds.
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