FGM-148 Javelin Current Affairs, GK & News
The FGM-148 Javelin is a man-portable third generation anti-tank guided missile that also has an ability to engage helicopters in the direct attack mode. The missile, equipped with an imaging infrared seeker, reaches a peak altitude of 150 m in top-attack mode and 60 m in direct-fire mode. It is a fire-and-forget missile with lock-on ..
Despite differences running b/w the Army and DRDO, the two are trying cooperate in the development of world-class tank-killer missile. What are the problems? The problem with the DRDO’s anti-tank guided missile (ATGM), Nag (Hindi for cobra), is its range and weight. Currently, the Nag accurately hits its targets out to 4 km, the range ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2012
Topics: Anti-tank guided missile • Anti-tank missiles • Defence Research and Development Organisation • FGM-148 Javelin • Fire-and-forget • Guided missiles • Guided missiles of India • Ministry of Defence • Missiles • Nag • Spike • Weapons