Satpathy had come to Hyderabad on Friday to attend a conference.
Mishra also praised his predecessor, saying that Pillai has been a great leader and his mentor at the DRDO.
Tests were conducted by the IAF, which will be the first service to induct the Akash missiles in its inventory.
India successfully test-fired its first indigenously-developed air-to-air missile Astra.
Earlier Defence Research and Development Organisation had successfully tested six interceptor missiles developed by it.
“It was a perfect launch and all mission objectives were met,” said ITR Director M V KV Prasad.
Hotels have installed facial recognition systems,360-degree cameras and 3-D walk-through systems
The indigenously developed surface-to-surface missile was flight-tested from a mobile launcher.
Military Institute of Training (MILIT),Khadakwasla,on Wednesday celebrated Navy Day in the presence of senior officers from the three services and coast-guard.
Prithvi,the first missile developed by DRDO under India’s prestigious IGMDP is now a proven technology,said official.
The gifts were loaned to Vidya Bharati Shaikshanik Mandal as per an MoU signed with Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Naval variant of India’s indigenously developed ‘Prithvi’ missile,was test fired on Saturday.
The surface-to-surface,was test-fired at 0933 hrs from a test range off Odisha coast.
There should no dilution of the current restriction of 26 per cent on FDI in the defence industry.
BDL has so far produced 1,2 and 2T versions of the missile.