India test fires long range surface-to-air missile

NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday test fired a new, long range surface-to-air missile jointly developed with Israel from a defence base off Odisha coast.
A Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) official told that the missile was lauched at around 10.13 am local time (5.43 am BST).
“Apart from the missile, the system includes a Multi Functional Surveillance and Threat Alert Radar (MF-STAR) for detection, tracking and guidance of the missile,” the official added.

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