In an exclusive interview, DRDO chairman G Satheesh Reddy told Express that Tamil Nadu was taking proactive steps in pushing the defence corridor project forward.
A large number of sea turtles have already congregated in sea water near Nasi-1 and Nasi- 2 islands within Gahiramatha.
Even as the DRDO and SFC officials are tightlipped about the mission outcome, sources privy to the developments informed that metallurgical defects in the missile system possibly could be the reason.
He said that DRDO is taking crucial steps for attaining self-sufficiency in the area of defence systems development.
The 155 mm and 52 calibre Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System with automated ammunition handling facility is the world’s longest range gun system in its class.
Equipped with state-of-the-art guidance system the missiles were test-fired from separate tatra transporter erector rail mobile launchers at the Integrated Test Range off Odisha coast.
The Rangareddy district officials and the authorities of Apollo DRDO hospital, however, have refuted the allegations.
The missile system is being developed by the DRDO for the Arihant class nuclear submarines which are being built by India. These submarines would be the mainstay of India's nuclear triad.
Giving impetus to collaborations industry, research organisations and academic institutions, Reddy said the DRDO has more than 1,500 patents that is made available to students.
The DRDO programme to build a fuel cell-based AIP system for Indian Navy submarines has crossed several milestones in technology maturity, added MoD.
The DRDO programme to build a fuel cell-based AIP system for Indian Naval Submarines has crossed several milestones in technology maturity, added MoD
In his address at the 41st DRDO Directors Conference, he also said the development of weaponry and other systems should be done keeping "future warfare" in mind.
In his address at the 41st DRDO Directors Conference, he also said technology leadership in future would mean it will give us a technological edge over the adversaries.
The Army chief asserted that along with artificial intelligence, the future lies in the development of cyber, space technology, laser, electronic warfare and robotics.
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National Security Advisor Ajit Doval was addressing the 41st Directors conference at Defence Research and Development Organisation.