New Delhi: After years of wait, the Indian Army will finally get an advanced medium-range surface to air missile (MRSAM
) system by 2020 which will be able to shoot down ballistic missiles, fighter jets and attack helicopters from a range of around 70km.
The IAF is closely following the development of MRSAMs
which are critical for its air defence system.
"Rafael Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Air and Missile Defence Systems Division Brig Gen (retd) Pini Yungman presented to Kalyani Rafael Advanced Systems Ltd India (KRAS) a $100 million contract for manufacturing 1,000 BARAK-8 MRSAM
missiles' kits which in turn would be supplied to BDL for further integration," it said in regulatory filings at stock exchanges.
(along with LRSAM, QRSAM, etc.) has been jointly developed by Israel Aerospace Industries, Israel and DRDO, India.
has been manufactured by Bharat Dynamics Limited, India.
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced it has entered this week agreements worth $93 million for provision of Naval MRSAM
(Medium Range Surface-to-Air Missile) systems.
"We signed the contract for the first Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MRSAM
) Regiment in July 2017 and other procurement cases are also progressing at a rapid pace.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 28 (ANI): The Indian Navy on Tuesday conducted successful trial firing of Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM
) from its frontline destroyer INS Kochi, the second ship of the Kolkata Class destroyers.
He informed the House that: " The Defence Research Development Organization (DRDO) has undertaken joint development of missiles, Long Range Surface-to-Air Missile (LRSAM) for Indian Navy and Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM
) for Indian Air Force (IAF) with M/s Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI), Israel."
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The company is now geared up for futuristic programmes such as the Quick Response Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) for the Army, Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM
) for the Air Force and Long Range Surface to Air Missile (LRSAM) for the Navy.
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