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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 […]


Official Cites Flaws in Reports on Missile Defense Tests

Official Cites Flaws in Reports on Missile Defense Tests

WASHINGTON: Reports that Defense Department officials deemed flawed missile defense tests to be successful are based on incomplete information, a Missile Defense Agency spokesman said yesterday in a “DoD Live” bloggers roundtable. Two analysts — Theodore A. Postol of the […]


Agni-II Missile Successfully Test-Fired

Agni-II Missile Successfully Test-Fired

Nuclear-capable Agni-II missile, with a range of 2000 kms, was Monday successfully test-fired by the Army as part of user trial from the Wheelers Island off Orissa coast. The trial was conducted from a rail mobile system in Launch Complex-4 […]


Pakistan test-fires missiles: military

Pakistan test-fires missiles: military

Islamabad: Pakistan said Saturday it had successfully tested two missiles capable of carrying nuclear and conventional warheads as Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani called for its recognition as a nuclear power. A statement from the military said the Ghaznavi, with […]


Iran Guards test missiles as war games end

Iran Guards test missiles as war games end

TEHRAN: Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards on Sunday fired five shore-to-sea and sea-to-sea missiles, ending four days of war games in the strategic Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf, state media reported. “Iran-made Nasr (Victory), Saeqeh (Lightning) and Noor (Light) missiles […]


India Fires BrahMos Missile from Warship

India Fires BrahMos Missile from Warship

India today successfully test fired BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile from a vertical launcher fitted in a moving warship INS Ranvir off Orissa coast. The missile performed supersonic manoeuvring following the exact flight path and homed on to the decommissioned target […]


Russia plans four test launches of Bulava missile in June

Russia plans four test launches of Bulava missile in June

Moscow: The Russian Navy is planning to conduct at least four test launches of the Bulava ballistic missile at the end of June, a senior Navy official told RIA Novosti on Friday. “Two Bulava launches will be carried out from […]


India tests hi-tech new cruise missile

India tests hi-tech new cruise missile

New Delhi: India successfully tested on Sunday a new “manoeuvrable” version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile it developed with Russia, a report said. The missile was fired from a naval ship in the Bay of Bengal off India’s east […]


 
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