BrahMos Missile

  • Army testfires supersonic cruise missile BrahMos July 29, 2012

    Balasore: India on Sunday testfired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile as part of a user trial by the Army from a test range at Chandipur off Odisha. The missile, which has a flight range of up to 290 km, is capable of carrying a conventional warhead of 300 kg. "The cruise missile was...
  • Indian Navy inducts stealth warship INS Teg April 27, 2012

    New Delhi: To give a boost to its naval warfare capability, India inducted on April 27 a new warship into its fleet, when INS Teg, built in Russia, was handed over to its crew. INS Teg is the first of three guided missile frigates of the modified INS Talwarclass that...
  • Brahmos achieves Mach 6.5 speed during test November 28, 2011

    Chennai: The latest version of IndoRussian Brahmos cruise missile has achieved a speed of Mach 6.5 during experiments at Hyderabad and the target is to achieve Mach 7, a top DRDO official said in Chennai on Monday. "Experiments are being done in Hyderabad. We have completed tests up to Mach 6.5,"...
  • BrahMos missile passes test, hits 'bulls eye' March 29, 2009

    New Delhi: The army on Sunday successfully test fired the landattack version of the supersonic BrahMos cruise missile at the Pokhran test range in Rajasthan. The missile took off successfully and hit the "bull's eye", an official statement said. The missile, a joint venture of India and Russia, was fired at...
  • Brahmos fails the test but it's no dud January 22, 2009

    New Delhi: Is the Brahmos a dud? Or is everyone panicking about a mere glitch in the world's deadliest cruise missile? For the first time in almost 18 tests, the supersonic cruise missile Brahmos didn't hit its target during user trials at the Pokhran range on Tuesday. DRDO sources in...
  • Russia to deliver BrahMos missiles June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Russia will deliver over one thousand BrahMos missiles to the three services of the Indian armed forces within the next few years. Russia's NPO Mashinostroyenie, which has developed the missile in partnership with India's DRDO, said on Monday that along with India, it will also deliver the missiles to...
  • India successfully test fires Brahmos June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: India successfully testfired supersonic cruise missile Brahmos on Sunday at Chandipur, Orissa. After a vertical liftoff at 1215 hours IST, the surfacetosurface missile rose into the sky leaving behind a ribbon of white smoke, defence sources said. "The launch was successful but we will have to analyse data for making...