DRDO, Indian Army successfully conduct six flight-tests of QRSAM system off Odisha coast

Bhubaneswar, Sep 8 (IANS) The Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) and Indian Army have effectively finished six flight-trial of the Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) framework from Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the Odisha coast.
The flight tests were led as a component of assessment preliminaries by the Indian Army, the Ministry of Defense said in an explanation on Thursday.

The flight-tests were done against high velocity airborne targets copying different sorts of dangers to assess the ability of the weapon frameworks under various situations, including long reach medium elevation, short reach, high height moving objective, low radar signature with subsiding and crossing objective and salvo send off with two rockets discharged one after another, it said.


The service said that the framework execution was likewise assessed under constantly activity situations. During these tests, all the mission goals were met laying out pin-point exactness of the weapon framework with best in class direction and control calculations including warhead chain.

The exhibition of the framework has been affirmed from the information caught by various reach instruments like Telemetry, Radar and Electro Optical Tracking Systems (EOTS) sent by ITR. Senior authorities from DRDO and the Indian Army took part in the send-offs.

These tests were directed in the last arrangement setup comprising of all natively created sub-frameworks, incorporating the rocket with native Radio Frequency (RF) searcher, portable launcher, completely computerized order and control framework, observation and multi-capability Radars.

The uniqueness of the QRSAM weapon framework is that it can work progressing with search and track ability and discharge on short end. This has been demonstrated during the portability preliminaries led before.

Protection Minister Rajnath Singh has commended DRDO and Indian Army on the fruitful flight preliminaries. He oozed certainty that the QRSAM weapon framework will be a phenomenal competitive edge for the military