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ssif 1th _ 15th December, 2018 DNA MCQs discussion PT 2019 By - Ashish Singh
Q.1) Consider the following statements with respect to 'SPYDER It is a surface-to-air missile It is an acquired missile system from Israel It has a strike range of about 15 km in low altitude Select the correct statements 1 and 2 2 and 3 1 and 3 All of the above
Solution (d) The SPYDER (Surface-to-air PYthon and DERby) is an Israeli short and medium range mobile air defence system developed by Rafael Advanced Defense Systems with assistance from Israel Aerospace Industries (IAl) Spyder', an acquired missile system from Israel, is a short-range, quick reaction surface- toair missile designed to strike an enemy air farget within a very short time The state-of-the-art missile has a strike range of about 15 km in low altitude .However, it is shorter than India's indigenously developed surface-to-air 'Akash' missile, which has a 25 km strike range.
Q.2) Consider the following statements with respect to 'Igla-S missile system It is Russian man-portable air defence systems (MANPADS) technology It is designed for use against visible aerial targets at short range Select the correct code: 1 Only 2 Only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2
Solution (c) Itis latest model of Russian MANPADS (Man-portable . air-defense system) technology. It offers superior performance over earlier supplied SA- 18 missiles to India It is designed for use against visible aerial targets at short range such as 1o tactical aircraft, 2. helicopters, 3. unmanned aerial vehicle (UAVs), 4. cruise missile, 5. head-on or receding, 6. in presence of natural (background) clutter and 7countermeasures Indian Army has picked Russia's Igla-S missile system s choice for its multibillion-dollar contract for man- portable air defence systems (MANPADS).
Q.3) Consider the following system with respect to 'Akash Missile 1. It is a medium-range ramjet supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from submarine, ships, aircraft, or land. 2. It is a joint venture between the Russia and India Select the correct code: 1 Only 2 Only Both 1 and 2 Neither 1 nor 2
Solution (d) Akash is a medium-range mobile surface- to-air missile defense system developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and produced by Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) . for Missile Systems and Bharat Electronics (BEL) for other radars, control centers in India The missile system can target aircraft up tot 30 km away, at altitudes up to 18,000 m . It has the capability to "neutralise aerial targets like fighter jets, cruise missiles and air-tosurface missiles" as well as ballistic missiles. t is in operational service with the Indian Army and the Indian Air Force.
Q.4) INDRA NAVY' is a bilateral maritime exercise between Indian Navy and a. Russian Navy b. French Navy Royal Navy d. Japanese Navy
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