India test-fires ‘Spyder’ surface-to-air missile from Odisha test range

India test fired a surface-to-air missile ‘Spyder’ from a test range at Chandipur in Odisha as part of missile launch practice of a series of tests of the short-range quick reaction.


Spyder is an acquired missile system from Israel which is a short-range quick reaction surface-to-air missile to neutralize enemy targets up to a distance of 15 km and at heights between 20-and-9,000 meters.

Important Takeaways from above News for BOB PO Exam-
  • Spyder full form is Surface-to-air PYthon and DERby
  • Bipin Rawat is 27th chief of Army Staff.
Source- The Hindu

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