RUDRAM is the first indigenous anti-radiation missile of the India. The test was carried out in Wheeler Island off the coast of Odisha. RUDRAM is a long-range air-launched missile. It was launched from Su-30 MKI fighter aircraft.
What are anti-radiation missiles?
Anti-radiation missiles are used to weaken the enemy air defence systems, by taking out their radars, communication sites, and other radio frequency emitting targets, thereby foiling any plans to launch surface-to-air missiles.