India successfully test-fires air version of BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile off Odisha coast

India on Wednesday successfully test-fired the air version of the BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile from the integrated test range of Chandipur, off the coast of Odisha, sources in the DRDO said. The tactical missile weapon system has been inducted into the Armed Forces.

DRDO carries out successful test firing of surface-to-air missile

A vertical-launched short-range surface-to-air missile was successfully flight tested at an integrated test range off the coast of Odisha on Tuesday by the DRDO.

India, Russia sign pact to deepen space cooperation

India and Russia have vowed to deepen collaboration in the space sector, including in the human spaceflight programme, and signed an agreement for cooperation in the building as well as operation of launch vehicles.

India, Russia ink four defence pacts; resolve to expand military ties

India and Russia have inked an agreement for joint production of over six lakh AK-203 assault rifles at a manufacturing facility in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi besides firming up another pact on military cooperation for 10 years.

New Navy chief strongly backs theaterisation plan; says ready to deal with any security challenge

In the backdrop of the Chinese Navy's rapid expansion and its frequent forays into the Indian Ocean, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar has said that his force is fully capable of confronting any security threat and fully backed the ambitious tri-services reforms that included setting up of a maritime theatre command.

India's defence exports in past 7 years have crossed Rs 38,000 crore: Rajnath

India has exported defence items worth more than Rs 38,000 crore in the past seven years and the country hopes to become an overall net exporter soon, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said.

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