India conducts fresh night trial of Prithvi-2 missile
The flight test of the surface-to-surface missile was carried out barely a fortnight after two back-to-back trials of the Prithvi-2 were conducted successfully at night from the same base on November 20.
NASA finds Vikram Lander, releases images of impact site on Moon surface
This image shows the Vikram Lander impact point and associated debri...
I was hooked to NASA's moon surface images for days: Shanmuga Subramanian who found lost Vikram Lander
American Space Agency NASA has credite...
I was hooked to NASA's moon surface images for days: Chennai engineer who found lost Vikram Lander
NASA credited Shanmuga Subramanian for a tip-off that eventually led to the discovery of Vikram Lander.
Pakistan successfully conducts test launch of surface-to-surface ballistic missile
Pakistan on Monday conducted a test launch of a surface-to-surface ballistic missile capable of delivering all types of warheads up to 650 kilometres, the military announced. The Shaheen-1 missile is capable of delivering all types of warheads up to range of 650 KMs, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) tweeted.
To counter mines, Navy explores unmanned, underwater options
The Navy is looking for ‘man out of the loop’ solutions that could involve autonomous systems that are being developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) as well as foreign vendors, sources said.
Nuclear capable Prithvi-2 missile successfully testfired at night
The missile was randomly chosen from the production stock and the entire launch activity was carried out by SFC of the Army and monitored by scientists of DRDO as part of the training exercise, official sources said. The downrange teams on board a ship deployed near the designated impact point in the Bay of Bengal monitored the terminal events and splashdown.
ISRO tweeted first illuminated image of the lunar surface
Watch: The first illuminated image of the lunar surface acquired by Chandrayaan2’s IIRS payload. IIRS is designed to measure reflected sunli...
Chandrayaan-2 sends new 3D images of moon's surface
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday released new three-dimensional images from the moon's surface captured by the Cha...
India needs to address its protocols and processes on protecting US defence technology: Official
“So the Indians, while very interested - in co-research, co-development, and co-production - which we are interested in, and our industry's interested in - we don't want it exposed because some Russians walking the shop floor decide to go walk away and put it in their handbag or knapsack and take it back to Moscow,” the official said.
Akash Missile: All about India’s first home-made supersonic missile
The nuclear-capable missile can fly at a speed of up to Mach 2.5 (nearly 860 meter per second) at a maximum height of 18 km. It can strike enemy aerial targets like fighter jets, drones, cruise missiles, air-to-surface missiles as well as ballistic missiles from a distance of 30 km.
Russia plans to deliver S-400 missile systems to India on schedule: Putin
"When it comes to S-400 deliveries, everything goes according to plan," President Putin told reporters on Thursday on the sidelines of the BRICS Summit. India announced its intention to acquire S-400 'Triumf' surface-to-air missile systems in 2015. The contract worth USD 5.43 billion was signed during the visit of President Putin to India last year.
IAF successfully test fires Brahmos surface-to-surface missile from mobile platform
BrahMos Aerospace, an India-Russian joint venture, produces the missile that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft, or from land platforms.
Iran downs unidentified drone near Gulf coast: Reports
The unmanned aircraft was downed over Iranian territory with a domestically manufactured Mersad surface-to-air missile.
Speed up delivery of S-400 missiles, India to tell Russia
India wants Russia to speed up the delivery schedule of the advanced S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile system. The faster delivery of the five squadrons of S-400, under the $5.43 billion deal inked in October 2018, will be discussed in the 19th India-Russia intergovernmental commission on military and military technical cooperation.
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