DRDO's laser-guided bombs display accuracy
Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE), a premier Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) aeronautical lab based in Bangalore has successfully designed, developed and carried out the user trials of laser-guided bombs at Pokhran with the participation of the users, IAF .
The tests were conducted after extensive, simulation, design validation, ground experiments followed by series of flight evaluation. A number of high tech components have also been developed by Indian industries for this advanced weapon package.
IAF, the release said, is expected to upgrade a large number of unguided bombs to this standard based on the results seen on Thursday.