India and Israel strike medium range surface to air Missile (MRSAM) defense system successfully tested. The two countries have jointly developed the system to enhance their warfighting capabilities and aim to provide complete protection from enemy aircraft, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) said in a press release on Tuesday that the test last week was a Was done at the Indian Testing Center. MRSAM is an advanced surface-to-air missile defense system that provides complete protection against various ‘aerial platforms’.
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Defense experts say that it can hit enemy aircraft from a distance of 50-70 km. It has been jointly developed by IAI and Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) in partnership with Israel and other defense companies of India. MRSAM will be used by the three branches of the Indian Army and the Israel Defense Forces (IDF).
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The system has advanced radar, command and controller, mobile launcher and interceptor with state-of-the-art RF investigator.
IAI President and CEO Boj Levy said, “MRSAM air and missile defense system is a state-of-the-art, pioneering system, which has once again proved its advanced capabilities against various threats. The ‘trial’ of the air defense system was also a complex operation and the challenges due to the Kovid-19 increased further. “The IAI said that Israeli experts and Indian scientists and officials participated in the trial and witnessed it.
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