The electronic systems are hardened for higher vibration, thermal and acoustic effects, a DRDO scientist said.
Calling things by right name is important. Hardening refers to electromagnetic hardening against EMP from nuke blast not shock and vibration. WIsh right definitions are used.
Good to know its from SFC stocks and not one more developmental flight.
Any pictures of the splashdown?
And why suddenly its 100m accuracy (Hindu) when single digit was expected in the Indian Express article?
OTH, 100m accuracy gives an idea of the payload size.