Arjun is a bigger tank when compared to T-90 and it’s quite obvious not only from outside. Even the insides are completely different. Inside T-90 there is hardly any room for movement or even partial stretching of limbs. Arjun on the other hand is spacious and much more comfortable. See for yourself in the pictures. Unfortunately too many pictures came out bad due to incorrect camera settings and shortage of time.
Visit to OFB pavilion was a pleasant surprise. I met some representatives who were really helpful and patient with explaining how their stuff worked. I got some nice explanations about working of different types of tank ammunitions and their respective roles. Much better than someone like me with no credentials could expect from a PSU.
OFB's small arms ammunition
Starting from 2nd, ( 1st is unidentified) Illuminating FFV 545, HE 441B and TPT 65 for Carl Gustaf manufactured by OFB
OFB manufactured 40mm ammunition for Bofors L-70 gun
Star Wire manufactures the following bulletproof vests and helmets along with many defensive products. Following are all made of Kevlar. First helmet looks like German helmets of WW2. The jacket and the armour plate weigh approximately 7 kg and 2 kg respectively,
New kevlar helmet from Starwire
Starwire kevlar bullet proof chest plate
Starwire bullet proof kevlar jacket
New Patka helmet with increased protection on upper part
Mission UNmanned Tracked or MUNTRA is unmanned version of BMP2 consisting of two different unmanned BMPs. Muntra B is the control vehicle from which Mantra S the unmanned surveillance vehicle is controlled. The system has an indigenous Battle Field Surveillance Radar (BFSR), day/night camera, thermal imaging camera and a laser range finder. A variety of targets can be tracked from ranges 50m to 12km.