DRDO successfully tests Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon

December 24, 2016

The Defence and Research Development Organization (DRDO) has successfully conducted the flight test of the 120 kg class smart weapon, Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon (SAAW) from an IAF aircraft. The flight test was carried out from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Chandipur, Odisha. SAAW was indigenously designed and developed...

Four indigenous Naval Systems developed by DRDO inducted to the Indian Navy

November 19, 2016

Defence Minister has handed over the four indigenously built Naval systems to the Indian Navy. The four systems that were inducted were: ABHAY – Compact Hull Mounted SONAR for shallow water crafts, HUMSA UG – Upgrade for the HUMSA SONAR System, NACS – Near-field Acoustic Characterisation System, and AIDSS...

DRDO carries out successful maiden flight of TAPAS 201 (RUSTOM – II)

November 17, 2016

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...