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India Efficiently Take a look at Fires Indigenous Laser-Guided Anti Tank Missiles


The defence ministry stated the missiles destroyed the targets with precision at two completely different ranges.

New Delhi:

India on Thursday efficiently test-fired indigenously developed laser-guided anti-tank guided missiles (ATGMs) at a navy set up in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar.

The defence ministry stated the missiles destroyed the targets with precision at two completely different ranges.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh complimented the Defence Analysis and Growth Organisation (DRDO), the maker of the ATGMs, and the Indian Military on the profitable trial of the weapon.

“Indigenously developed laser-Guided anti-tank guided missiles had been efficiently test-fired from Principal Battle Tank (MBT) Arjun by the DRDO and Indian Military,” the ministry stated.

The check firing of the missiles was carried out at KK Ranges in Ahmednagar with assist from Armoured Corps Centre and College.

“The missiles hit with precision and efficiently destroyed the targets at two completely different ranges. Telemetry methods have recorded the passable flight efficiency of the missiles,” the defence ministry stated.

“The all-indigenous laser guided ATGM employs a tandem Excessive explosive anti-tank (HEAT) warhead to defeat explosive reactive armour (ERA) protected armoured automobiles,” it stated.

The ATGM has been developed with multi-platform launch functionality and is at the moment present process technical analysis trials from 120 mm rifled gun of MBT Arjun.

DRDO Chairman G Satheesh Reddy additionally congratulated the groups related to the check firing of ATGMs.

(Apart from the headline, this story has not been edited by IHNS workers and is printed from a syndicated feed.)



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