Mutual Interests

Burgess, Richard R.
August 2006
Sea Power;Aug2006, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p16
The article reports that the Indian Navy has established the first unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) squadron in Kochi, a coastal naval air station in southwest India. Israeli-built Heron UAV patrols the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal from the naval air station. UAV bases is vital to Indian maritime security. A new framework was formulated for defense cooperation between Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and President George W. Bush, in Washington for the improvements in maritime security.


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