Friday, June 20, 2014

3rd Test Of India's Astra BVRAAM From Su-30

DRDO statement: ASTRA BVR-Air-to-Air Missiles was tested successfully from Su-30MKI by the Indian Air Force from a naval range off Goa. The launch conducted on 20th Jun 2014 from over 6 km altitude was a control and guidance flight which successfully demonstrated interception of an electronically simulated target at long range. Both, tests, today's test and earlier launch on 09th June 2014 conducted to demonstrate the aerodynamic characteristics of the missile, have demonstrated the repeatability, robustness and endurance capability of Astra BVR-AAM as a weapon system.

5 comments :

Utsav Sinha said...

These photograps are from the first test which was shown publicly, right???

Mridul baruah said...

Badhai ho....bas ab jaldi se ek Astra LCA Tejas se bhi fire kar do.

Anonymous said...

Congrates Bravo, keep t up we proud of u thanx.

Anonymous said...

Great. I hope these are productized quickly and then continuously modernized to keep with times. Hope fully a new updated version every 3-4 years

Anonymous said...

3 Tests? You need like 100 tests to be dead certain...