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High-speed Expendable Aerial Target – (HEAT) 'Abhyas'                                  

24th December, 2021 Security and Defence

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Context: DRDO successfully conducts flight test of indigenously developed High-speed Expendable Aerial Target – (HEAT) 'Abhyas' from Integrated Test Range at Chandipur off the coast of Odisha.

  • DRDO Abhyas is a high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT) being built by the Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE) of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for the Indian Armed
  • The system has been designed to meet the high-speed aerial target requirements of the Indian armed forces.