India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 10, 2015
The indigenously-developed supersonic surface-to-air missile "Aakash" was formally inducted in the Indian Air Force (IAF) in Gwalior today.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
Chinese defence ministry has confirmed the test of a supersonic nuclear delivery vehicle, a move described by the US as an "extreme manoeuvre" amid tension in the South China Sea.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 5, 2015
More than three decades after the project was initiated, Army today inducted the indigenously-developed supersonic surface-to-air missile Akash, capable of targeting enemy helicopters, aircraft and UAVs from a range of 25 kms.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 3, 2015
China would soon commission three indigenously-built advance nuclear-powered attack submarines having a vertical launcher capable of delivering its latest supersonic anti-ship missiles, state media reported today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 4, 2014
In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision to export defence hardware, supersonic cruise missile manufacturer BrahMos Aerospace has said that South-East Asian and Latin American countries have shown interest in acquiring the 290-km range weapon system and it is possible to export the missile to certain friendly nations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 9, 2014
India today successfully test- fired the 290 km-range BrahMos supersonic anti-ship cruise missile from the country's largest indigenous warship INS Kolkata off the coast of Karwar in Karnataka.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 28, 2014
India's supersonic, medium-range surface-to-air Aakash missiles on Wednesday successfully intercepted fast moving targets in ripple mode in a test carried out from a defence base in Odisha, an official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
Further boosting the Navy's firepower, the 290km-range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was successfully fired from a naval warship INS Trikand in salvo mode in the Arabian Sea.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 22, 2013
India today successfully test fired the 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from the Navy's latest guided missile frigate INS Tarkash off the coast of Goa.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 23, 2012
India on Friday successfully test-fired an indigenously developed supersonic interceptor missile, capable of destroying a hostile ballistic missile, from a test range off the Odisha coast.
Thursday October 18, 2012
Proposals worth over Rs 8,000 crore for procuring around 10,000 'Invar' missiles from Russia for the Army's T-90 tanks and over 200 air-launched versions of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles for the IAF were cleared today by the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS).
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 7, 2012
The Navy today successfully test-fired the 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from a warship off the Goa coast. The missile is capable of carrying a conventional warhead of 300 kg.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 29, 2012
India today successfully test fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile as part of a user trial by the Army from a test range at Chandipur off Odisha coast. The missile, which has a flight range of up to 290 km, is capable of carrying a conventional warhead of 300 kg.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 30, 2012
India today test-fired the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with certain new systems from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur off the Odisha coast.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday March 4, 2012
Providing it a swift strike capability along the border with Pakistan, the Indian Army on Sunday inducted its second BrahMos supersonic cruise missile regiment in the western sector.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 10, 2012
As part of its plan to deploy a two-layer ballistic missile defence system, India today successfully test-fired its indigenously developed supersonic interceptor missile from the Integrated Test Range off Odisha coast.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 13, 2011
India on Friday successfully conducted a of the BrahMos supersonic guided missile capable of hitting targets that may otherwise be inaccessible like in hilly areas, Defence Ministry sources said.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday February 8, 2011
Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards test-fired a supersonic ballistic surface-to-sea missile on Monday. The missile, called Persian Gulf, is capable of hitting warships and targets within a 300-kilometre range and has a warhead with 650 kilogram of explosives. Chief Commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, Brigadier General Mohammad Ali Jafa...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 5, 2010
India test-fired the 290-km range BRAHMOS cruise missile from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur off Orissa coast as part of trials by the defence forces to fine-tune its capability."It was a user's trial by the defence forces," said a Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) official soon after the missile blasted off from a ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 21, 2010
India became the first country to have a 'maneuverable' supersonic cruise missile on Sunday when it successfully test-fired the vertical-launch version of 290-km range BrahMos from a warship in the Bay of Bengal off the Orissa coast.