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Russia successfully test fires long-range missile: ministry

Russia successfully test fires long-range missile: ministry

Moscow: Russia on Thursday successfully tested its new nuclear-capable Bulava intercontinental missile, the defence ministry said, its first successful firing for months after a series of embarrassing failures. The missile was fired from the Dmitry Donskoi submarine in the White […]


Prithvi-II Fails to Take Off In User’s Trial

Prithvi-II Fails to Take Off In User’s Trial

India’s indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II ballistic missile failed to take off during a user trial from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur off the Orissa coast on Friday apparently due to a technical problem, defence sources said. Though the […]


Iran test fires surface-to-surface missile

Iran test fires surface-to-surface missile

Tehran: Iran has test fired its home-built surface-to-surface Fateh 110 missile, state television reported on Wednesday, less than a week after a similar test was carried out on another missile. The television showed a sand-coloured missile being launched from a […]


Iran test fires surface-to-surface missile

Iran test fires surface-to-surface missile

Tehran: Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi announced on Friday that Iran has test fired a surface-to-surface missile, Qiam, a day before it is due to launch its Russian-built first nuclear power plant. State television showed images of the sand coloured Qiam […]


Russia tests two intercontinental missiles

Russia tests two intercontinental missiles

Moscow: Russia conducted Friday a successful test of two submarine-launched intercontinental ballistic missiles, a defence ministry spokesman was quoted as saying by the Interfax news agency. The two Sineva (NATO identification: SS-N-23) missiles were launched by the nuclear submarine Tula […]


ICBM test launches showcase Global Strike capabilities

ICBM test launches showcase Global Strike capabilities

BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La.: Two Global Strike Command missile crews launched Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile test vehicles June 16 and 30, respectively, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. Missile maintenance and operational task forces from F.E. Warren AFB, […]


India Conducts Fourth Consecutive Interceptor Missile Test

India Conducts Fourth Consecutive Interceptor Missile Test

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), today successfully conducted fourth consecutive Interceptor Missile test in Endo atmospheric regime at 15 Km altitude off ITR, Chandipur, Orissa. The single stage Interceptor Missile fitted with Directional Warhead and other advanced systems neutralized […]


Sagem AASM Missile Test with Terminal Laser Guidance a Success

Sagem AASM Missile Test with Terminal Laser Guidance a Success

On June 17, 2010, Sagem (Safran group) and the French defense procurement agency DGA successfully carried out the first launch of a 250 kg AASM modular air-to-ground weapon with terminal laser guidance, in a demonstrator version. This new version, combining […]


Overcome Temptation to Buy Arms Abroad, ICBM Test Expected, Says DRDO Chief

Overcome Temptation to Buy Arms Abroad, ICBM Test Expected, Says DRDO Chief

The DRDO chief Dr VK Saraswat has said that self-reliance in critical defence technologies cannot be achieved by the premier defence R&D organization alone. In a terse statement at an award ceremony here today, he called upon the three Services […]


 
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