DEFENCE, SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
● DRDO has successfully tested the Army version of Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MRSAM) against high-speed aerial targets at two different ranges.
● The tests were conducted at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) Chandipur as part of the live firing trials against high-speed aerial targets.
● This MRSAM version is a Surface-to-Air Missile developed jointly by DRDO and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for use by the Indian Army.
● The MRSAM Army weapon system comprises a multi-function radar, mobile launcher system and other vehicles.