Defense R & D Organisation (DRDO) has established an Advanced Chaff Technology to secure the marine ships versus enemy rocket strike.
Defense Laboratory Jodhpur (DLJ), a DRDO lab, has indigenously developed 3 variants of this crucial technology specifically Short Range Chaff Rocket (SRCR), Medium Range Chaff Rocket (MRCR) as well as Lengthy Range Chaff Rocket (LRCR) meeting Indian Navy’s qualitative demands. The successful growth of Advanced Chaff Technology by DLJ is an additional action towards Atmanirbhar Bharat.
Recently, Indian Navy carried out trials of all three variations in the Arabian Sea on Indian Naval Ship and also found the performance satisfactory.
Chaff is an easy expendable electronic countermeasure modern technology used around the world to shield naval ships from adversary’s radar and also Radio Frequency (RF) missile seekers. The importance of this development depends on the reality that extremely less quantity of chaff material released airborne works as decoy to disperse enemy’s rockets for security of the ships.
The DRDO has actually obtained the competence to meet the futuristic risks from foes. The technology is being offered to the market for manufacturing in huge amounts.
Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh has actually congratulated DRDO, Indian Navy and Market for the success.