DRDO has once again increased the country’s defense power. DRDO has made missiles for the Indian Air Force. The Akash Missile New Edition has been successfully tested by DRDO. It was fired from the Integrated Testing Center in Odisha.
It has been named Akash-NG or the new generation of Akash missile. The missile is capable of hitting from surface to air. It is specially designed for the Indian Air Force. This success has been handed over to the Indian Defense Research Center at a time when the tension on the LAC persists and the continuous tunneling plot is being exposed by Pakistan.
Akash NG is a new generation Surface-to-Air Missile, used by the Indian Air Force with the aim of preventing high maneuvering air threats. The missile hit the target with a fixed accuracy. In the test, the next generation missile designed for the Indian Air Force successfully dismantled the target.
An official statement issued by the Ministry of Defense stated that Akash-NG is a new generation surface-to-air missile used by the Indian Air Force with the aim of preventing air threats. The missile found its target and blasted it with precision. The statement said that the Akash missile test was successful on all parameters.
DRDO issued a statement saying, “Today successfully launched the Akash-NG (New Generation) missile from the Integrated Test Range off the coast of Odisha. Akash-NG is a new generation surface-to-air missile used by the Indian Air Force. Carried out with the aim of preventing high maneuvering air threats. “
The Akash missile weighs 720 kg, while its length is 19 feet. This missile is capable of carrying 60 kg warheads. Its firepower ranges from 40 to 60 km. This missile flies at a speed of 4,321 km per hour. That is 1.20 kilometers in a second. It can also be used as an anti-missile.