India Successfully Test-Fires BrahMos Missile Along Odisha Coast

India successfully test-fired the Indo-Russian joint venture BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from a test range along the Odisha coast to validate some new features. The missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher stationed at Launch pad 3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, according to DRDO.

The trial was conducted to validate its “life extension” technologies developed for the first time in India by DRDO and team Brahmos.
Source- The Livemint

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
  • DRDO Chairman- S Christopher, Headquarters- New Delhi.