Watch: DRDO successfully test-fires ATAGS Howitzer at Odisha’s Balasore

Video Credit: HT Digital Content
Published on December 19, 2020 - Duration: 02:15s

Watch: DRDO successfully test-fires ATAGS Howitzer at Odisha’s Balasore

DRDO successfully test-fired its Advanced Tower Artillery Gun System Howitzer.

It tracked the target accurately and successfully at Odisha’s Balasore firing range.

It has the capability to strike targets at the longest range of 48 kilometers.

DRDO developed it with the private sector industry to promote Aatmanirbhar Bharat.

It has been produced by two firms Bharat Forge & Tata Advanced Systems Limited.

The ATAGS Howitzer has already fired over 2,000 rounds during the field trials in Sikkim and Pokhran.

DRDO assured that 200 Indian howitzers will be ready for induction in 18 months.

Watch the full video for more.

Watch the full video for more.


You are here


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

The launches were carried out from a static vertical launcher from Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur. Indigenously designed and developed by DRDO for the..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 5 days ago

Uttam is an AESA radar that is capable of tracking targets and taking hi-resolution pictures required for reconnaissance missions.
Credit: DNA - Published 5 days ago


Odisha

State in eastern India
"Employment shut, inflation high, the government is cool with eyes closed, so Bharat Bandh," read Gandhi's tweet translated from Hindi. The effect of 'Bharat..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 day ago


Atmanirbhar Bharat

Initiative by the Indian Government targeting self-reliance
India-China bilateral trade in 2020 decreased by 5.64% Y-o-Y and stood at USD 87.65 billion compared to USD 92.89 billion in 2019.
Credit: DNA - Published 4 days ago



Related videos from verified sources

DRDO successfully test-fires Howitzer at Balasore firing range 02:34
Video credit: ANI - Published on December 19, 2020 

Watch: DRDO’s ATAGS howitzer undergoes trials in Maharashtra 01:24
Video credit: HT Digital Content - Published on December 6, 2020 

You might like