Air Platform

HAL Tejas Test Fires Python IR Guided Missile

India’s government-run Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has conducted the first test-firings of the Israeli-made, imaging infrared (IIR)-guided Python 5 air-to-air missile (AAM) from a Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA). In a 28 April […]

East Asia and Pacific Region

Indian Navy Test Fires Brahmos Missile

New Delhi (GDC): The naval version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired from an indigenously built stealth destroyer of the Indian Navy in the Arabian Sea, officials said. The missile was fired from […]

Naval Weapons

India’s DRDO Tests Missile Assisted Torpedo

New Delhi: India successfully flight-tested its indigenously developed SMART torpedo system Monday, with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) hailing it as a “game changer” in anti-submarine warfare. According to a defence ministry statement, the Supersonic Missile […]