The US has approved the sale of 13 MK-45 naval guns to India. It will cost Rs 7100 crore with all the equipment. The Defense Security and Cooperation Agency (DSCA), which approved the US defense deals, gave this information late on Wednesday. The deal was approved under foreign military sales.
According to the report, these cannons have been designed by the US Department of Defense for naval operations. India will be assigned an upgraded version, with a longer barrel length. MK-45 cannon are capable of carrying out surface and air strikes from warships.