The Defence Analysis and Improvement Group (DRDO) on Friday carried out a profitable take a look at of Fast Response Floor to Air Missile system. The missile hit its goal immediately throughout the take a look at. The missile launch happened from ITR Chandipur at three.50 PM off the Odisha coast.
The missile is propelled by a single-stage solid-propellant rocket motor and makes use of all indigenous subsystems. The missile is canisterised for transportation and launch utilizing a cellular launcher able to carrying 6 canisterised missiles, the defence ministry stated in a launch.
All QRSAM weapon system components like Battery Multifunction Radar, Battery Surveillance Radar, Battery Command Publish Automobile and Cellular Launcher have been deployed within the flight take a look at. The system is able to detecting and monitoring targets on the transfer and fascinating goal with quick halts. The system is designed to present air defence protection towards strike columns of the Indian Military.
Military The radar tracked the Banshee goal from the farthest vary and the missile was launched when the goal was throughout the kill zone and achieved the direct hit with terminal lively homing by RF Seeker steerage. Numerous DRDO labs DRDL, RCI, LRDE, R&DE(E), IRDE, ITR have participated within the take a look at.
The weapon system components have been realized by Defence PSUs BEL, BDL and personal trade L&T. The missile system is absolutely indigenous with lively RF Seekers, Electro-Mechanical Actuation (EMA) methods sourced from varied industries.
The Radar is four-walled Lively Phased Array Radar. All vary Monitoring stations, Radar, EOTs and Telemetry Stations monitored the flight parameters.
(With ANI inputs)