In important testing, the Indigenously made Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile system was tested successfully on a pointless target aircraft. This medium-range missile system was made by DRDO. This test took place at Chandipur, off Odisha coast. Defence Research and Development Laboratory and Research Centre Imarat in Hyderabad; Electronic and Radar Development Establishment, Bangalore; Research and Development Establishment (Engineers), Pune; Instruments Research and Development Establishment, Dehradun; and Integrated Test Range, Chandipur, took part in the test. The DRDO said the test was a “major milestone” achieved by the QRSAM.