AKASH MISSILE

  • Akash missile test fired successfully for second day 1 week ago

    ?Balasore: For the second consecutive day, India on Tuesday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed surface-to-air 'Akash' missile from a test range in Odisha as part of user trial by the air force. The trial of the missile was 'fully successful', ITR director MVKV Prasad said adding it hit a para-barrel...
  • India test fires Akash missile successfully November 17, 2014

    Balasore: India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed surface-to-air 'Akash' missile from a test range in Odisha as part of user trial by the Air Force. "The sophisticated Akash missile was test-fired from launch complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur at about 3.18 pm," defence sources said. Describing...
  • India conducts successful trial of surfacetoair 'Akash' missile August 13, 2014

    Balasore: For the second day in a row, India on Wednesday successfully conducted trial of its indigenously developed surfacetoair 'Akash' missile, which has a strike range of 25 km, from a test range in Odisha as part of a user trial by the Air Force. "The sophisticated Akash missile was...
  • Akash missile clears final test, ready for induction June 18, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: India today successfully test fired indigenously developed surfacetoair missile Akash from a defence base in Odisha, an official said. The mediumrange is now ready for induction in the Indian Army. The missile, with a 27km 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 DRDOdeveloped Akash air defence missile system was today successfully testfired 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...
  • Surfacetoair 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 indigenouslydeveloped surfacetoair 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 surfacetoair 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 testfired June 6, 2012

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

    Balasore: India on Friday successfully test fired its two indigenouslydeveloped surfacetoair '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 testfired from the ITR in quick succession. Both...
  • Two Akash missiles testfired, 3rd in five days May 28, 2012

    Balasore (Odisha): For the third time in five days, India testfired two indigenously developed surfacetoair antiaircraft 'Akash' missiles from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur near Balasore in Odisha. The double testfire came after trials of the missile, with a range of 25 km and capable of carrying a warhead of...
  • Surfacetoair missile Akash test fired successfully May 26, 2012

    Balasore: Surfacetoair 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 testfired successfully its indigenouslydeveloped surfacetoair Akash missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, about 15 km from...
  • Surfacetoair Akash missile tested successfully May 24, 2012

    Balasore (Odisha): Boosting its air defence shield and revalidating operational efficacy, India on Thursday testfired successfully its indigenouslydeveloped surfacetoair Akash missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, about 15 km from Balasore. "The userspecific 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 surfacetoair missiles in the...
  • National Wipes: What's making news today December 14, 2007

    New Delhi:The JammuSrinagar 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. ...