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India ready to test 5000-km-range nuclear missile

India ready to test 5000-km-range nuclear missile

India today said it will test fire the over 5,000 km range nuclear-capable Agni-V surface to surface ballistic missile “within a year” that can strike any target in China and Pakistan. “Agni-V is a 5,000-km-plus missile and we are planning […]


Indian govt hails test of nuclear-capable missile

Indian govt hails test of nuclear-capable missile

Bhubhaneswar, India: India successfully tested a nuclear-capable missile on Sunday, a defence ministry spokesman said, days after the government proposed a resumption of talks with arch-rival Pakistan. The surface-to-surface Agni-III missile with a range of more than 3,000 kilometres (2,000 […]


Iran opens two new missile plants

Iran opens two new missile plants

Tehran: Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi opened two new missile production plants on Saturday, just three days after Iran fired a rocket carrying live animals into space, state television reported. The plants will produce a ground-to-air missile dubbed the Qaem (Rising) […]


US probes missile test failure in Pacific: Pentagon

US probes missile test failure in Pacific: Pentagon

Washington: The US military failed to shoot down a ballistic missile in a test resembling an Iranian or North Korean strike after a radar malfunctioned, a spokesman said on Monday. The test was carried out on Sunday at a US […]


China Says Missile Interception Test Successful

China Says Missile Interception Test Successful

China says it has successfully carried out a test of military technology to shoot down missiles in mid-air. The news comes in the wake of tensions between Beijing and Washington because of American missile sales to Taiwan, an island China […]


China Tests Missile-interception Technology

China Tests Missile-interception Technology

China says it has successfully tested military technology designed to intercept a missile in mid-air. China made the announcement Tuesday, saying the test was defensive in nature and not aimed at any country. State media said the test “achieved the […]


Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 130th Successful Test Flight

Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 130th Successful Test Flight

SUNNYVALE, Ca: The U.S. Navy conducted a successful test flight Dec. 19 of a Trident II D5 Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) built by Lockheed Martin. The Navy launched the unarmed missile from the submerged submarine USS ALASKA (SSBN 732) in […]


AIM-9X Block II Missile Achieves Two-for-Two in Testing

AIM-9X Block II Missile Achieves Two-for-Two in Testing

TUCSON, Az: A U.S. Air Force F-15C fired Raytheon Company’s AIM-9X Block II Sidewinder advanced, infrared-guided air-to-air missile as part of the missile’s developmental testing program. The weapon successfully guided and passed within lethal range of a BQM-74 target drone, […]


Iran test-fires medium-range Sejil missile

Iran test-fires medium-range Sejil missile

Tehran: A defiant Iran on Wednesday test-fired an improved version of its Sejil 2 medium-range missile which it says can reach targets inside Israel, prompting a sharp rebuke from Britain. “It hit the defined target,” state television reported, without giving […]


 
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