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15 years on, DRDO’s supersonic missile ready for IAF fighters

IndiaTimes Saturday, 28 September 2019
India’s first indigenous beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM) for fighters, Astra, is now finally ready for induction after 15 tortuous years of development, with the DRDO expectinthe IAF to initially order at least 200 missiles for its Sukhoi-30MKI jets.
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