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Taiwan missile test flops again

Taiwan missile test flops again

Taiwan’s air force said Wednesday that two out of four missiles missed their targets during a drill earlier this week, two months after a similar failure left military leaders red-faced. The missiles that failed in Monday’s test included a US-made […]


India Test-Fires Nuclear Capable Dhanush, Prithvi-II Missiles

India Test-Fires Nuclear Capable Dhanush, Prithvi-II Missiles

In an exercise to further sharpen its missile teeth, India on Friday successfully test-fired two indigenously developed, nuclear capable ballistic missiles, both having a strike range of 350 kms, from separate locations off the Orissa coast. While ‘Dhanush’ was flight-tested […]


Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Test Flight

Trident II D5 Missile Achieves 135th Consecutive Test Flight

The U.S. Navy conducted a successful test flight March 1 of a Trident II D5 Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) built by Lockheed Martin. The Navy launched the unarmed missile from the submerged submarine USS Nevada (SSBN 733) in the Pacific […]


Arrow Weapon System Intercepts Target During Missile Defense Test

Arrow Weapon System Intercepts Target During Missile Defense Test

The joint U.S.-Israel Arrow Weapon System successfully intercepted a ballistic target missile during a flight test conducted today. This test is part of the Arrow System Improvement Program (ASIP) and was conducted jointly by the Israel Missile Defense Organization and […]


Pakistan test fires nuclear-capable Babur cruise missile

Pakistan test fires nuclear-capable Babur cruise missile

Pakistan test fired nuclear-capable Babur (Hatf-7) cruise missile with a range of 600 km that can hit targets in India. The test of the indigenous-developed missile was “part of a process of validating the system,” said a statement issued by […]


China steps up anti-carrier missile tests: US commander

China steps up anti-carrier missile tests: US commander

China is stepping up efforts to deploy a “carrier-killer” missile system, the commander of the US Pacific Command has said in an interview with a Japanese newspaper, published Tuesday. “The anti-ship ballistic missile system in China has undergone extensive testing,” […]


Pakistan Navy test-fires several surface-to-air missiles

Pakistan Navy test-fires several surface-to-air missiles

The Pakistan Navy today successfully test-fired several surface-to-air missiles to assess its air defence capabilities, officials said. Three surface-to-air missile tests were carried out in Sonmiani area of Sindh province, a navy spokesman said, adding all missiles hit their targets […]


Two Prithvi-II Ballistic Missiles Test-Fired

Two Prithvi-II Ballistic Missiles Test-Fired

India on Wednesday test-fired two Prithvi-II nuclear-capable ballistic missiles from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, off the Orissa coast. as part of user trials by the Army. “The surface-to-surface missiles mounted on mobile launchers were test-fired from the […]


India tests two nuclear-capable missiles

India tests two nuclear-capable missiles

The Indian military successfully tested two short-range nuclear-capable missiles from a facility in the east of the country Wednesday, a defence research official told AFP. The domestically-developed Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missiles were tested as part of a routine exercise at the […]


 
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