After India tested its subsonic Nirbhay cruise missile–which is capable of carrying nuclear warheads–on Oct. 17, the Sina Military Network based in Beijing said that China’s CJ-10 cruise missile is much more powerful than its Indian counterpart. The Kanwa Defense […]
NEW DELHI: India successfully test-fired its first domestically built nuclear-capable long-range cruise missile on Friday, marking another step in building up the country’s defense prowess.
On Friday, India successfully test fired an indigenously developed nuclear-capable sub-sonic cruise missile dubbed the “Nirbhay.” The missile has a range of 700-1,000 kilometers and is ultimately expected to take up the role of a nuclear delivery device for India’s strategic deterrence. […]
The range of the long-range subsonic missile missile, which can carry both nuclear and conventional warheads, can be extended up to 1,000 km. The low-altitude-flying Nirbhay has high manoeuvring capability and will follow various pre-commanded way points during the development […]
NEW DELHI: DRDO plans to make the country “missile import free” by 2022, the defence research agency has told the Prime Minister’s Office. “Our target is to make India missile-import free by the year 2022. This means that we need […]
India will test-fire the nuclear-capable Nirbhay cruise missile from the integrated test range at Balasore in Odisha on October 17, the second launch of the indigenous weapon developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). All eyes will be […]
In what could be considered a major breakthrough for Indo-Israeli defense ties, under the newly installed Bharatiya Janata Pary (BJP) government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India will finally get its much-needed Barak-1 missile, manufactured by the Israel Aerospace […]
When Modi took over as the Indian PM, several western experts had expressed doubts (usually privately in conferences) about his capabilities to deal with complexities of international relations in the current fast changing security environment in view of his lack […]
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. will provide the Indian Navy with hundreds of Barak-1 missiles over the next 18 months in a deal worth $143 million. India’s Ministry of Defense approved the procurement in recent days in part because naval […]
NEW DELHI — India’s leader will seek joint development of high-tech weaponry when he visits the White House on Sept. 30, in a shift from the country’s “buy and supply” relationship with the US, an Indian official said.