Artillery Gun Systems M777 Howitzers and K9 Vajra have been inducted into the Indian Army. The guns will be crucial assets for the army along the borders with China and India. The M777 ultra light howitzer can be easily transported to high altitude areas by Chinook helicopters. Another addition is 'Composite Gun Tractor' for towing some of the existing guns in service. All these inductions will strengthen the defence capabilities of Indian Army.