India Test Fires BrahMos Missile

India Test Fires BrahMos Missile

On October 21-22, the Indian Air Force successfully test fired two surface-launched BrahMos missiles off the Andaman Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal. According to the Indian Ministry of…

India Tests Indigenous BrahMos Variant

India Tests Indigenous BrahMos Variant

On September 30, India flight tested an updated BrahMos cruise missile with an Indian-built propulsion system, airframe, power supply, and other components. The missile flew 290 km from its launch…

India to Field Coastal Antiship Missiles

India to Field Coastal Antiship Missiles

On August 9, India’s Defence Acquisition Council cleared the purchase of new ground-launched antiship missile batteries. The Next Generation Maritime Mobile Coastal Batteries planned for acquisition would use the Indo-Russian…

India Test Fires Brahmos Missile

India Test Fires Brahmos Missile

On June 4, India’s Defense Research Development Organization (DRDO) successfully tested an antiship version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile. The launch took place on a test range off the…

India Test Fires BrahMos Missile

India Test Fires BrahMos Missile

On May 22, the Indian Air Force successfully test fired the BrahMos antiship cruise missile from an Su-30MKI fighter. The weapon, co-developed by India and Russia, is among the fastest…

China Test Fires HD-1 Supersonic Cruise Missile

China Test Fires HD-1 Supersonic Cruise Missile

On October 15, China’s Guangdong Hongda Mining Company test fired its new HD-1 supersonic cruise missile nicknamed “aircraft carrier killer” in a discreet location in Northern China. According to a…

India Conducts Fourth Successful Brahmos Test-Fire

India Conducts Fourth Successful Brahmos Test-Fire

On July 16, the Indian Ministry of Defense announced a fourth successful test-firing of the Brahmos (PJ-10) cruise missile. In the press release, the MoD stated that “[t]he test-firing from…

India Tests BrahMos Cruise Missile

India Tests BrahMos Cruise Missile

On May 22, India tested the BrahMos cruise missile “from a Mobile Autonomous Launch (MAL),” according to an Indian Ministry of Defense press release. Quoted in the release, Director-General, CEO, and Managing…