The Indian Defence Analysis and Growth Organisation (DRDO) on 27 Sep 2022 efficiently flight examined the Very Quick Vary Air Defence System (VSHORADS) Man-portable air-defense methods (MANPADS) in Chandipur off the coast of Odisha. They’re guided weapons and are a risk to low-flying plane, particularly helicopters. Twenty-five international locations, together with the UK, america, Poland, Sweden, Russia, and Turkey, produce man-portable air protection methods.

The VSHORADS is a Man Moveable Air Defence System (MANPAD) system designed and developed indigenously by Hyderabad-based Analysis Centre Imarat of the Defence Analysis and Growth Organisation, Hyderabad in collaboration with different Indian Defence Analysis and Growth Organisation laboratories and Indian Business Companions.


The Very Quick Vary Air Defence System (VSHORADS) Man-portable air-defense methods (MANPADS) was examined from a ground-based launcher on the Built-in Take a look at Vary in Chandipur. (Photograph by Indian Ministry of Defence/Authorities of India/Press Data Bureau)

Hon’ble Raksha Mantri, Shri Rajnath Singh complimented and appreciated the efforts of DRDO and business companions and stated that this new missile outfitted with trendy applied sciences will give additional technological increase to the Armed Forces. Secretary Division of Defence R&D (DDR&D) and Chairman Defence Analysis and Growth Organisation (DRDO) congratulated the whole VSHORADS workforce for this great success.

VSHORADS missile incorporates many novel applied sciences together with miniaturized Response Management System (RCS) and built-in avionics, which have been efficiently confirmed in the course of the exams. The missile, meant for neutralizing low altitude aerial threats at quick ranges is propelled by a twin thrust stable motor. The design of the missile together with launcher has been extremely optimized to make sure straightforward portability. Each the flight exams have fully met the mission aims.