Weekly Current Affairs

India sucessfully test-fires surface-to-air missile [S&T]

  • In a bid to galvanise its air defence capabilities, India successfully test fired its new, long range surface-to-air missile jointly developed with Israel.
  • It was launched from mobile launcher at Integrated Test Range in Chandipur.
  • Apart from the missile, the system includes a Multi Functional Surveillance and Threat Alert Radar (MF-STAR) for detection, tracking and guidance of the missile.