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Photo Essay – IA Canal Crossing Operations

Happened to come across some more images of Indian Army undertaking canal crossing operations. These are also from various exercises conducted by the IA over last couple of years. 1. T-72 entering the bridge over a canal. 2. BMP-2 crossing  the bridge over a canal. You can see the pontoon bridge…


Indian Army – Bridging Equipment for Plains

Indian Army faces serious water-based obstacles on its western border. In an earlier analysis, I had presented a photo essay on the canal/water crossing operations as practiced by the Indian Army during various exercises. To undertake such operations, right kind of bridging equipment is of utmost importance. In this post, I’ve tried…