According to DRDO, SMART can be used to injure submarines beyond the reach of ordinary torpedoes.
In the midst of Ladakh tensions, one surprise after another of DRDO. After testing several improved versions of the missile in a row, this time India has successfully completed the flight test of SMART. This SMART will be a game-changer to destroy enemy submarines.
What is this SMART?
The full name of this weapon in India is Supersonic Missile Assisted Release of Torpedo. In the word SMART. It was launched from APJ Abdul Kalam Island in Orissa around 12.45 pm on Monday.
SMART is a missile-launched torpedo. Going to a certain height, it slows down and throws the torpedo towards the target. DRDO claims that this torpedo will be a game-changer in the fight against submarines.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh welcomed DRDO for successful testing of SMART. He tweeted that the DRDO had tested the torpedo with the help of sound-to-speed missiles. Congratulations to DRDO and its partners for this. This is a landmark step in the war against submarines.
According to the DRDO, SMART can be used to injure submarines beyond the reach of ordinary torpedoes. In that case, SMART will be the game-changer in the fight against submarines.