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Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) (रक्षा अनुसंधान एवं विकास संगठन) is an agency of department of Defence Research and Development in Ministry of Defence of the Government of India. It was established in 1958 by merger of Technical Development Establishment and the Directorate of Technical Development and Production of the Indian Ordnance Factories with ..

DRDO flight tests man-portable anti-tank guided missile

A guided missile named “Man-Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MPATGM) “which has been indigenously developed by India’s Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) has been successfully flight tested.   Highlights A man-portable launcher that was integrated with thermal site was used to launch this missile. In direct attack mode, the missile hit the target and successfully ..

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DRDO develops high-strength beta Titanium alloy

A high strength titanium alloy has been developed by India’s Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). This alloy has been developed for applications in aerospace structural forgings.   About the Titanium alloy The titanium alloys are unique due to their ductility, higher strength, fracture toughness and fatigue which make them beneficial for various aircraft structural ..

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DRDO- AICTE launch M. Tech. Program in Defence Technology

Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) have launched a regular MTech programme in Defence Technology. Key facts Tech programme was launched to impart necessary theoretical and experimental knowledge, skill & aptitude in the areas of defence technology. MTech in defence technology programme can be conducted at any ..

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DRDO successfully test fires enhanced Pinaka Rockets

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully test fired an extended range version of “Pinaka” rocket. Test fire was carried at Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Chandipur, Odisha on June 25. Highlights DRDO test-fired 25 Enhanced Pinaka Rockets in quick succession against targets at different ranges. This 122 mm Caliber rockets were launched with ..

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What is Dipcovan?

Dipcovan is a Covid-19 antibody detection kit announced by DRDO on May 21, 2021. Here are most important questions & answers about same: What is Dipcovan? Dipcovan or DIPAS-VDx COVID 19 IgG Antibody Microwell ELISA is an antibody detection-based kit that be used for sero-surveillance for detecting the presence of Covid antibodies amongst the population. ..

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