India Conducts Ramjet Propulsion Test

India Conducts Ramjet Propulsion Test

On February 8, India’s Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) tested its second indigenously developed Solid Fuel Ducted Ramjet (SFDR) propulsion-based missile system at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in…

India Conducts Test Launch of Barak-8 LR-SAM

India Conducts Test Launch of Barak-8 LR-SAM

On January 24, India conducted a test launch of the Barak-8 long-range surface-to-air missile (LR-SAM). The missile was fired from the Indian Navy destroyer INS Chennai (D65) off the Odisha…

India Conducts Test Launch of NGARM

India Conducts Test Launch of NGARM

On January 18, India test fired its first indigenously developed air-to-ground missile, the Next Generation Anti-Radiation Missile (NGARM), off the Odisha Coast. The missile was fired from a Su-30 aircraft…

India Conducts Seventh Test Launch of Agni-4

India Conducts Seventh Test Launch of Agni-4

On December 23, India’s Strategic Forces Command conducted a flight test of its Agni-4 intermediate-range ballistic missile. The test took place on Wheeler Island off the Odisha coast, and was…

India Test Fires Agni-5 ICBM and Four SAMs

India Test Fires Agni-5 ICBM and Four SAMs

On December 10, India test launched its Agni-5 nuclear-capable ICBM off the Odisha coast. Indian defense sources said this was India’s seventh successful trial of the Agni-5, which was conducted…

India Signs Deal for Two Russian-Built Guided Missile Frigates

India Signs Deal for Two Russian-Built Guided Missile Frigates

On October 30, reports emerged that India completed a deal with Russia to acquire two Admiral Grigorovich-class (Project 11356/Talwar-class) guided-missile frigates currently under construction in Kaliningrad to be delivered in…

Indian Navy to Receive Israeli Barak-8 LR-SAM

Indian Navy to Receive Israeli Barak-8 LR-SAM

On October 30, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced that it concluded a $777 million deal with India for the Barak-8 Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (LR-SAM) Air and Missile Defense (AMD) system….

India Conducts Successful Agni-1 Flight Test

India Conducts Successful Agni-1 Flight Test

On October 30, the Indian Army conducted a night test of its Agni-1 ballistic missile from a test range off the Odisha coast. The test was part of the Strategic…