India’s first successful flight test of SFDR propulsion based Missile

SFDR propulsion based Missile
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New Delhi : India successfully carried out first flight test of Solid Fuel Ducted Ramjet – SFDR propulsion based missile, said a press release on Thursday.

According to Defence Ministry , the test has been carried out from the Launch Centre – 3 of  Integrated Test Range Facility (ITR) at Chandipur, Odisha and flight met all the objectives .

According to , jointly developed by India and Russia, the defensive weapon achieved a speed of Mach 3 during its first test flight. This surface to air missile , powered by SFDR, is viewed as the Indian version of the French Meteor.