Chandipur

  • 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...
  • Surface to air missile Akash test-fired from Odisha coast February 24, 2014

    India on Monday test-fired the indigenously developed surface-to-air missile 'Akash' from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur-on-sea, about 15 km from Balasore. The missile targeted a floating object supported by Pilotless Target Aircraft 'Lakshya'. "Lakshya was sent at 11.31 AM before Akash test fired from the launch complex-3 at 11.42 AM,"...
  • PrithviII successfully testfired for second time in two days October 8, 2013

    Balasore: India on Tuesday successfully testfired for the second time in two days its indigenously developed nuclearcapable PrithviII missile, which has a strike range of 350 km, from a test range at Chandipur near Balasore. The surfacetosurface missile was testfired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex3 of...
  • Nuclearcapable PrithviII missile test fired from Odisha October 7, 2013

    Balasore: India on Monday successfully testfired its indigenously developed nuclearcapable PrithviII missile with a strike range of 350 km from a test range at Chandipur near here. The surfacetosurface missile was testfired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at about 9.14...
  • Odisha: Fire breaks out near missile trial centre at DRDO April 29, 2013

    Balasore: A fire broke out in Chandipur's ammunition depot in Odisha early Monday morning. The fire broke out at 4 am in the ammunition testing centre of the Proof and Experimental Establishment or PXE. "The fire triggered explosions as it erupted in the magazine store of the Proof and Experimental...
  • Odisha: IAF test fires short range missile from Chandipur April 24, 2013

    Balasore: Indian Air Force on Wednesday conducted the test fire of its short range surfacetoair missile "OSAAK" from Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, 15 km from here. "It was a routine trial carried out by the IAF to train its personnel," said a defence official. On Wednesday, three rounds of...
  • India test fires sub-sonic cruise missile Nirbhay with partial success March 12, 2013

    India on Tuesday test fired cruise missile Nirbhay from the Interim Test Range (ITR) in Chandipur in Odisha with partial success. Nirbhay, which has a range of 1000 km, was fired at 11:55 am from a mobile launcher. However, it deviated from its path and failed to hit its pre-designed...
  • Prithvi II ballistic missile test fired in Odisha October 4, 2012

    Balasore: India on Thursday testfired its nuclearcapable PrithviII ballistic missile with a strike range of 350 km from a test range near Balasore as part of a user trial by the Army. "The flight test of the surfacetosurface missile was conducted at around 0907 hrs from a mobile launcher from...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Brahmos missile with new systems test fired March 30, 2012

    Balasore: India on Friday test fired the Brahmos supersonic cruise missile with certain new systems from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur off Odisha coast. The test comes two days after defence scientists conducted a similar trial from the same site. "The missile was test fired from a ground mobile launcher...
  • Brahmos cruise missile test fired successfully March 28, 2012

    Balasore (Odisha): India on Wednesday successfully test fired Brahmos supersonic cruise missile as part of a user trial by the Army from the test range at Chandipur off Odisha coast. "The missile was test fired from a ground mobile launcher from the launch complex3 at about 1122 hours and the trial...
  • India testfires indigenous missile PrithviII June 9, 2011

    Balasore: India on Thursday successfully testfired its nuclear capable PrithviII ballistic missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur as part of the user's trial by the Army. "The indigenously developed missile mounted on a mobile launcher was testfired from the launch complex3 in the ITR at around 0905 hours...
  • Two PrithviII ballistic missiles testfired December 22, 2010

    Balasore: India on Wednesday testfired two PrithviII nuclearcapable ballistic missiles within an hour from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) as part of user trials by the Army at Chandipur off Orissa coast. "The surfacetosurface missiles mounted on mobile launchers were testfired from the launch complex3 in the ITR...
  • India testfires BrahMos cruise missile September 5, 2010

    Balasore: India on Sunday testfired the 290km range BrahMos cruise missile from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur off Orissa coast as part of trials by the defence forces to finetune its capability. "It was a user's trial by the defence forces," said a Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)...
  • PrithviII missile successfully testfired June 18, 2010

    Balasore: India on Friday successfully testfired its indigenously developed, nuclearcapable, ballistic missile PrithviII from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, about 15 km from Balasore off the Orissa coast. The missile mounted on a mobile launcher was launched off from the launch complex3 in the ITR at around 6:50 am,...
  • India test fires nuclearcapable missile November 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Scientists carried out the first testfiring from land of the submarinelaunched ballistic missile (SLBM) K15 from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipuronsea, about 15 kms from Balasore on Wednesday morning. The twostage missile, which can carry a payload up to 1 tonne, has a range of 700 km....
  • Astra missile test fired from Chandipur June 18, 2007

    New Delhi: Indias mediumrange airtoair missile called Astra was on Sunday launched from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near Balasore. News agency PTI quoted defence sources as saying that the sleek beyond visual range missile was fired from the launch complexII of ITR, 15 km from here, at 1156...
  • India tests two Prithvi2 missiles November 27, 2006

    Balasore: For the first time, India's defence scientists on Monday experimented with the coordinated launch of two surfacetosurface Prithvi2 missiles from two different test ranges on the Orissa coast. The Prithvi2, as a target missile, was first launched from the launch complex no. 3 of the integrated test range (ITR)...
  • Prithvi missile successfully testfired November 19, 2006

    Balasore (Orissa): India successfully testfired the indigenously built medium range surfacetosurface missile Prithvi from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) on Chandipuronsea, about 15 km from Balasore. According to the ITR sources, the missile, developed by the Defence Research Development Organisation(DRDO), was test fired from a mobile launcher from the launch complex...