The bilateral training exercise “AUSTRA HIND 22” between contingents of the Indian Army and the Australian Army is scheduled to take place at Mahajan Field Firing Ranges (Rajasthan).

 

About the exercise

  • Aim of the exercise is to build positive military relations, imbibe each other’s best practices and promote the ability to operate together while undertaking multi-domain operations in Semi deserts terrain under a UN peace enforcement mandate.
  • This is the first exercise in the series of AUSTRA HIND with participation of all arms and services contingent from both armies.
  • AUSTRA HIND” will be a yearly event that will be conducted alternatively in India and Australia.
  • The joint exercise, besides promoting understanding and interoperability between the two armies, will further help in strengthening ties between India and Australia.