DRDO & Indian Air Force Successfully Flight-test Indigenous Stand-Off Anti-Tank Missile

Issue: 12-2021

DRDO and Indian Air Force (IAF) flighttested the indigenously designed and developed Helicopter launched Stand-off Anti-tank (SANT) Missile from Pokhran ranges on December 11, 2021. The flighttest was successful in meeting all its mission objectives. The missile is equipped with a state-of-the-art Millimetre Wave (MMW) seeker which provides high precision strike capability from a safe distance. The weapon can neutralise targets in a range up to 10 kms. The SANT missile has been designed and developed by Research Centre Imarat, Hyderabad in coordination with other DRDO labs and participation from industries. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has congratulated the team associated with the mission.