Original Delhi: India efficiently take a look at-fired on Friday the Like a flash Response Surface-to-Air Missile (QRSAM) machine at an built-in take a look at fluctuate in Chandipur off the Odisha waft, officials acknowledged.
The winning take a look at-firing of the QRSAM, having a range of round 30 km, paves the formula for its commercial production, they acknowledged.
“The QRSAM machine has completed a essential milestone by a command hit on a Banshee pilotless map airplane at medium fluctuate and medium altitudes,” the defence ministry acknowledged in a press unlock.
The take a look at-firing took space at 3.50 pm off the Odisha waft. The officials acknowledged the missile is propelled by a single-stage tough-propellant rocket motor and makes employ of all indigenous subsystems.
“The machine is sweet of detecting and tracking targets on the hump and spirited targets with short halts. The machine is designed to present air defence protection against strike columns of Indian Military,” the ministry acknowledged.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and chairman of Defence Examine and Pattern Organisation (DRDO) G Satheesh Reddy congratulated DRDO scientists on the winning take a look at-firing of the missile.
In the final two months, India has take a look at-fired a different of missiles including a brand original model of the bottom-to-ground supersonic cruise missile BrahMos and an anti-radiation missile named Rudram-1.