Field Trials of Indigenous MPATGM Weapon System

On 13th April, 2024, the Indian Army completed field trials of the Man-Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MPATGM) system, developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

  • Designed and developed indigenously, the MPATGM system comprises the missile, launchers, target acquisition device, and a fire control unit.
  • Field trials involved testing the MPATGM system in various flight configurations to ensure superior performance and technology validation.
  • The MPATGM system demonstrated the capability to defeat modern armour-protected main battle tanks, achieving compliance with operational requirements.

Equipped for day and night operations, the system features a dual-mode seeker functionality enhancing its effectiveness in tank ....

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