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  • Godrej Aerospace delivers first airframes for BrahMos missile

    Godrej Aerospace, a unit of Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co has handed over the first 100 airframe assembly of the air-launched version of the prestigious BrahMos missile to Defence Research Development Laboratories (DRDL) for qualification of the indigenously manufactured assembly. This continues the company’s tradition of contributing toward augmenting India’s defence capabilities. The completion documents were handed over to Dashrath Ram Yadav, Distinguished Scientist & Program Director (BrahMos), DRDL by Jamshyd Godrej, CMD, Godrej

  • BRAHMOS joint venture: A prominent role model between India & Russia

    Defence cooperation is an important keystone of the India-Russia strategic partnership. The longstanding time-tested relationship is guided by the programme for Military Technical Cooperation signed between the two nations to further develop and strengthen the defence requirements of the two countries. The synergistic defence and military-technical relationship has progressed from a purely buyer-seller relationship to joint research, design development and production of state-of-the-art military platforms.

  • India successfully test fires BrahMos missile from Odisha coast

    Bhubaneswar: India on Monday successfully conducted the first test of the BrahMos cruise missile aimed at increasing its life from 10 to 15 years. The missile was test fired from a mobile launcher from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur along the Odisha coast at about 10.44 a.m., said sources in the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

  • Army Day 2018: A reason to celebrate

    Army Day marks a day to salute the valiant soldiers who sacrificed their lives to protect the country and the people living in it. It is celebrated on 15 January to mark the taking over of the first Indian Commander-in-Chief by General (later Field Marshal) K M Cariappa, from General Francis Robert Bucher. This occurred on 15 January 1949. The Army Day in 2018 would be the 70th parade to commemorate the

  • India ships BrahMos missiles to Vietnam, ‘teaches’ China a lesson

    Mumbai: The Government of India has, according to Livefist Defence (https://www.livefistdefence.com/2017/08/history-made-india-gives-vietnam-the-brahmos.html), decided to supply the famed Indo-Russian BrahMos supersonic anti-ship and land-attack cruise missiles to Vietnam. The Government of India, however, refused to confirm or deny this development.

  • BrahMos to have an extended range of 450 kms: DRDO

    New Delhi: The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is experimenting with the BrahMos missile to extend its range to 450 kilometres.

  • India successfully test-fires BrahMos missile from INS Kolkata

    New Delhi: India today successfully test-fired its 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from the Navy’s newest destroyer INS Kolkata. The launch off the Goa coast was “flawless” and the missile met all its designed parameters.

  • India test fires submarine-launched version of BrahMos missile

    Visakhapatnam: India today successfully carried out the maiden test firing of the over 290 km-range submarine-launched version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile in the Bay of Bengal becoming the first country in the world to have this capability.

  • BrahMos to test submarine-based launch by year-end

    Moscow: BrahMos, the Russian-Indian supersonic cruise missile joint venture, is to test-fire its anti-ship version from a submarine platform by year-end, the venture’s Russian partner NPO Mashinostroyenie said Friday.

  • India modifies Brahmos missile with new navigation system

    Moscow: India has upgraded its BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles by installing the advanced satellite navigation systems from Russia’s Kh-555 and Kh-101 strategic long-range cruise missiles, Izvestia reported Tuesday quoting a source.