Thursday, June 30, the military industry group «TAAS Averit», Organization defence research and development India (DRDO) and the Indian air force conducted tests of the air defense system land-based Barak-8,» according to the website Mako.»
The trials, held in India, was found to be successful.
Also during the tests, the customer was shown the possibility of «Barak-8». The website Indialivetoday.com reports that a four-meter missile can hit targets at a distance of 70 km.
In Israel, the system of «Barak-8» is stopped and the missile boats of the Navy of the IDF and it is designed to protect rigs in the sea. According to a senior representative of the group that are quoted by the media, the «Barak-8» is to let to resist missile «Yakhont» Russian production, which is in the possession of Syria. In Israel are afraid that these rockets will fall at the disposal of the terrorist organization «Hezbollah».