Rudram-II Air-To-Surface Missile Successfully Tested By DRDO

  • Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully tested the RudraM-II air-to-surface missile from the Indian Air Force’s Su-30 MK-I platform off the coast of Odisha. 
  • The test validated the propulsion system and control & guidance algorithm. 
  • The missile’s performance was validated using flight data captured by range tracking instruments. 
  • RudraM-II is an indigenously developed solid-propelled air-launched missile system for neutralizing enemy assets. 
  • The successful test has consolidated the system’s role as a force multiplier to the Armed Forces.
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