The long-range surface-to air missile (LRSAM) is:

  1. a product of joint development project between India and Israel
  2. also known as Barak-NG

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

LRSAM or long-range surface-to air missile (LRSAM) is an Indo-Israeli Barak-2 long range surface-to-air missile (LR-SAM). The state-run Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) is the main developer of the Barak-2 LR-SAM and roughly 70 per cent of the missile content is indigenous.

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