Chandipur

  • India conducts successful trial of surface-to-air 'Akash' missile 6 days ago

    Balasore: For the second day in a row, India on Wednesday successfully conducted trial of its indigenously developed surface-to-air '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,"...
  • Prithvi-II successfully test-fired for second time in two days October 8, 2013

    Balasore: India on Tuesday successfully test-fired for the second time in two days its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile, which has a strike range of 350 km, from a test range at Chandipur near Balasore. The surface-to-surface missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex-3 of...
  • Nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile test fired from Odisha October 7, 2013

    Balasore: India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile with a strike range of 350 km from a test range at Chandipur near here. The surface-to-surface missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex-3 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 surface-to-air missile "OSA-AK" 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 test-fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi-II 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 surface-to-surface missile was conducted at around 0907 hrs from a mobile launcher from...
  • Army test-fires supersonic cruise missile BrahMos July 29, 2012

    Balasore: India on Sunday test-fired 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 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...
  • 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 complex-3 at about 1122 hours and the trial...
  • India test-fires indigenous missile Prithvi-II June 9, 2011

    Balasore: India on Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Prithvi-II 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 test-fired from the launch complex-3 in the ITR at around 0905 hours...
  • Two Prithvi-II ballistic missiles test-fired December 22, 2010

    Balasore: India on Wednesday test-fired two Prithvi-II nuclear-capable 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 surface-to-surface missiles mounted on mobile launchers were test-fired from the launch complex-3 in the ITR...
  • India test-fires BrahMos cruise missile September 5, 2010

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

    Balasore: India on Friday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed, nuclear-capable, ballistic missile Prithvi-II 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 complex-3 in the ITR at around 6:50 am,...
  • India test fires nuclear-capable missile November 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Scientists carried out the first test-firing from land of the submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) K-15 from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur-on-sea, about 15 kms from Balasore on Wednesday morning. The two-stage 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: India’s medium-range air-to-air 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 complex-II of ITR, 15 km from here, at 1156...
  • India tests two Prithvi-2 missiles November 27, 2006

    Balasore: For the first time, India's defence scientists on Monday experimented with the coordinated launch of two surface-to-surface Prithvi-2 missiles from two different test ranges on the Orissa coast. The Prithvi-2, 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 surface-to-surface missile Prithvi from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) on Chandipur-on-sea, 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...