The 100th Medium Range Surface to Air Missile Kit was released today by Kalyani Rafael Advanced Systems Pvt Ltd (KRAS) for delivery to the Indian Armed Forces. The kit is a component of the MRSAM Air Defence Missile, which Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. and the DRDO jointly developed. MSMEs and other private and public sector companies in India worked together to build the missile. The IAF receives the first fire unit at Air Station Jaisalmer on September 9, 2021, immediately after which the 100th MRSAM Missile Kit is delivered.
Senior officers of the Indian Armed Forces received the 100th MRSAM Missile Kit from Dr. BHVS Narayana Murthy, Distinguished Scientist and Director General Missiles & Strategic Systems, in the presence of Mr. Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman, and Managing Director, Bharat Forge Ltd., and Maj. Gen. (Ret.) YoavHar-Even, President & CEO, Ra