Successful Flight-Testing of Ship-Borne Weapon System VL-SRSAM

India successfully flight-tested the Vertical Launch Short Range Surface to Air Missile (VL-SRSAM) from a ship off the coast of Odisha on Friday . The launch was carried out against a high-speed aerial target mimicking a jet which was successfully engaged .

In an official release, India successfully flight-tested the Vertical Launch Short Range Surface to Air Missile (VL-SRSAM) from a ship off the coast of Odisha on Friday.According to a statement, Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), the Indian Navy, and the Indian Navy for the successful flight test.DRDO chief Admiral R Hari Kumar, according to the statement, thanked senior officials from DRDO and the Navy for their help.The launch was carried out against a high-speed aerial target mimicking a jet which was successfully engaged.The weapon system, it said, would further strengthen the Indian Navy's defensive capabilities, according to him.