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Second Step in Stealth Vessel

Second Step in Stealth Vessel 23 September, 2016

India's second guided missile destroyer was launched on 17 September in Mazagon Dockyard Limited’s shipyard in Mumbai. Being one of four on order Visakhapatnam Class-destroyer, Mormugao, is manufactured under ther Project 15B programme. The first ship was launched in April 20th, 2015 and other two deliveries are scheduled between 2020-2024. The vessels were equipped with surface-to-surface missiles, surface-to-air missiles including Barak 8, anti-submarine launchers, multi mission radar for surveillance along with medium range air/surface surveillance radar and other advanced electronic warfare. 

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