Brahmand NewsPrevious Article
Brahmand NewsNext Article
Aero India 2023

Aerospace scientist Reddy to take over as DG of DRDO unit

A file photo.

HYDERABAD (PTI): G Satheesh Reddy, Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister, will take over as Director General of Missiles and Strategic Systems (DG-MSS) at DRDO here in additional capacity.

"Satheesh Reddy will hold the charge of Director General, Missiles and Strategic Systems (DG-MSS), in addition to his appointment as Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister," DRDO sources said today.

He is a distinguished aerospace scientist and Director of the city-based Research Centre Imarat (RCI), the missile avionics hub of DRDO.

He joined DRDO in 1986 and led the conceptualisation, design and development of inertial sensors, navigation schemes, algorithms systems, along with development of satellite navigation receivers and hybrid navigation systems.

Under his leadership, advanced products and varieties of avionics systems have been produced and successfully flight tested in strategic programmes of the country.

As Project Director, Reddy led the design and development of ring laser gyro-based INS system, MEMS-based INS system, sea-guard reference system and ship navigation system strengthening the country's self reliance in high accuracy and long range navigation and also successfully developed a 1,000 kg class guided bomb.

As Director of RCI, Reddy led the development of avionics technologies in critical areas and various defence programmes.


Other Related News

Def Secy presides over 'first steel cutting' of FSS for Indian Navy

Defence Secretary Giridhar Aramane has presided over the "first steel cutting" of the Fleet Support Ships (FSS) for Indian Navy at Hindustan Shipyard Ltd in Visakhapatnam.

BRAHMOS Missile Systems


Brahmand World Defence Update 2023

Brahmand World Defence Update

Image Gallery