The Indian Air Force, along with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully tested an indigenously developed lightweight ‘Glide’ bomb in Chandipur in Odisha.
With this DRDO announced that this bomb will soon be inducted into the armed forces. Named SAAW (Smart Anti Airfield Weapon), it was dropped from an IAF aircraft at the Integrated Test Range (ITR).
Important Takeaways from Above News for IBPS PO Mains Exam-
- S Christopher is the present Chairman of DRDO.
- General Bipin Rawat is the present and 27th Chief of Army Staff.
Source- Hindustan Times