India on Tuesday efficiently test-fired its Fast Response Floor to Air Missile (QRSAM) system from a base in Odisha for the second time in 4 days, defence sources mentioned. The missile precisely hit an airborne goal and neutralised it, they mentioned. The take a look at was carried out round 3.42 pm from the
Built-in Check Vary (ITR) at Chandipur.
It was carried out in opposition to high-performance jet unmanned aerial goal ‘Banshee’, which simulates an plane, they mentioned.
The radars acquired the goal from an extended vary and tracked it until the mission laptop mechanically launched the missile. Steady steerage was supplied by a radar information hyperlink, an ITR assertion mentioned.
The QRSAM weapon system, which might function on the transfer, consists of indigenously developed subsystems. All aims of the take a look at had been totally met.
The launch was carried out within the presence of the customers from the Military, it mentioned.
A lot of vary devices had been deployed which captured the entire flight information and verified the efficiency of the missile, the assertion mentioned.
The primary QRSAM take a look at was carried out on November 13. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated the DRDO scientists on the profitable flight take a look at of QRSAM.
DRDO Chairman G Satheesh Reddy congratulated all of the groups that labored on the QRSAM mission for the second profitable take a look at.