New Delhi : Defence Research and Defence Organisation (DRDO), the defence R&D organisation under the defence ministry, on Friday successfully flight tested a 500 kg class Inertial Guided Bomb from Su-30 MKI Aircraft from the Pokhran test range in Rajasthan.
“The guided bomb achieved the desired range and hit the target with high precision. All the mission objectives have been met. The weapon system is capable of carrying different warheads” DRDO said in a statement.
Earlier in the week, the Indian Air Force (IAF) had successfully test fired 1,000 pound (450kg) Smart Anti-Tank guided bomb CBU-105 through upgraded Jaguar fighter aircraft at Pokhran Test Firing Range in Jaisalmer.