DRDO conducts successful flight test of high-speed expendable aerial target drone
- ABHYAS: The High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT) was successfully flight-tested by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur.
- Abhyas is designed and developed by DRDO’s Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE), Bengaluru.
- The current flight test is carried out as a part of developmental flight trials.
- The vehicle can be used as an aerial target for evaluation of various missile systems.