Akash Missile

  • Akash missile clears final test, ready for induction June 18, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: India today successfully test fired indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash from a defence base in Odisha, an official said. The medium-range is now ready for induction in the Indian Army. The missile, with a 27-km range and an effective ceiling of 15 km, was test fired from the Integrated Test...
  • Akash missile ready for induction into Army: DRDO June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Moving towards induction into operational service, the DRDO-developed Akash air defence missile system was today successfully test-fired by the Army and it hit an unmanned aerial vehicle. Buoyed by the success of the air defence system, which has been in the making for over two decades now as...
  • Surface-to-air Akash missile successfully test fired May 2, 2014

    Balasore: In a perfect launch of the same missile for second day in a row, India on Friday successfully test fired indigenously-developed surface-to-air Akash missile as part of a user trial from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Odisha. The missile with a strike range of 25 km and...
  • India successfully conducts trials of 'Akash' missile April 26, 2014

    Balasore: India on Saturday successfully conducted two rounds of trials of its indigenously developed surface-to-air Akash missile as part of a user trial by the air force from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near Balasore in Odisha. "The sophisticated Akash missile was test fired twice in quick succession from...
  • Air Force version of Akash successfully test-fired June 6, 2012

    Balasore: India on Wednesday successfully test fired its indigenously developed surface-to-air 'Akash' missile of Air Force version from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur near Balasore, the fifth trial of the anti-aircraft system in the last fortnight. "The Air Force version of Akash missile was test-fired from the ITR. The...
  • Air Force version of Akash successfully test-fired June 1, 2012

    Balasore: India on Friday successfully test fired its two indigenously-developed surface-to-air 'Akash' missiles of Air Force version with a strike range of 25 km from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur near Balasore in Odisha. "Two Air Force version Akash missiles were test-fired from the ITR in quick succession. Both...
  • Two Akash missiles test-fired, 3rd in five days May 28, 2012

    Balasore (Odisha): For the third time in five days, India test-fired two indigenously developed surface-to-air anti-aircraft 'Akash' missiles from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur near Balasore in Odisha. The double test-fire came after trials of the missile, with a range of 25 km and capable of carrying a warhead of...
  • Surface-to-air missile Akash test fired successfully May 26, 2012

    Balasore: Surface-to-air missile, Akash, was test fired from Chandipur in Odisha on Saturday. The test was carried out at 11:10 am. A similar test was carried on Thursday. India had on Thursday test-fired successfully its indigenously-developed surface-to-air Akash missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, about 15 km from...
  • Surface-to-air Akash missile tested successfully May 24, 2012

    Balasore (Odisha): Boosting its air defence shield and re-validating operational efficacy, India on Thursday test-fired successfully its indigenously-developed surface-to-air Akash missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, about 15 km from Balasore. "The user-specific trial, which formed part of the country's routine air defence exercises, was successful," said a Defence...
  • India to induct Akash missiles, holds war game March 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Conscious of threats from China from the northeastern borders, India is inducting its indigenous Akash missiles in the region, even as its air force is preparing to meet the military challenge by holding a major war exercise. Ahead of deploying two squadrons of the Akash surface-to-air missiles in the...
  • National Wipes: What's making news today December 14, 2007

    New Delhi:The Jammu-Srinagar opened for traffic after three days on Thursday. The highway is the only surface link between valley and the rest of the country and was closed after heavy snowfall in the area. About 1000 vehicles stuck in the jam have started moving towards. ...