Aeronautical Development Establishment Current Affairs, GK & News
An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) called ‘Rustom-2’ belonging to Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) crashed during a trial in an agriculture field in Chitradurga district of Karnataka. No casualties were reported from the crash. According to state government officials, the testing of ‘Rustom-2 UAV was in progress when the incident occurred. About DRDO Rustom ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
Topics: Aeronautical Development Establishment • Defence Research and Development Organisation • DRDO Rustom-2 UAV • Karnataka • Medium Altitude Long Endurance UAV • National Aerospace Laboratory • Unmanned aerial vehicle
Nirbhay the first indigenously designed and developed long-range sub-sonic cruise missile from a test-fired on 15th of April. This missile is capable of loitering and cruising at 0.7 Mach at altitude as low as 100 meter covered the designated target range in 42 minutes and 23 seconds. Key facts It is India’s first indigenously designed ..
Topics: Aeronautical Development Establishment • Cruise missile • Defence Research and Development Organisation • Guided missiles • Guided missiles of India • Kh-55 • Ministry of Defence • Missile • Missiles • Nirbhay • Tomahawk • Weapons
The DRDO has successfully carried out the maiden flight of Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) UAV, TAPAS 201 (RUSTOM-II) from Aeronautical Test Range (ATR), Chitradurga. TAPAS 201 is India’s indigenously developed long-endurance combat-capable drone. Key Facts Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE) has designed and developed TAPAS 201 with HAL-BEL as the production partners. ADE is the ..
Topics: Aeronautical Development Establishment • Aircraft • Aviation • Defence Research and Development Organisation • DRDO Rustom • Ministry of Defence • TAPAS-BH-201 • Unmanned aerial vehicle • Unmanned aerial vehicles • Vehicles
Nishant is India’s indigenous Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV). It has recently completed the series of confirmatory trials carried out by the army at the Chandan ranges in Pokhran, Rajasthan and is ready to be inducted to the Armed Forces of India. It is designed and developed by the Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE) of DRDO that ..
Topics: Aerial Delivery Research and Development Establishment • Aeronautical Development Establishment • Defence Research and Development Organisation • DRDO Nishant • India • Indian Armed Forces • Ministry of Defence • Nishant • Pawan UAV • Pokhran • Research and Development Establishment • Unmanned aerial vehicle