Akash missile

Why is China wary of India's decision to sell Akash missile to Vietnam?

Why is China wary of India's decision to sell Akash missile to Vietnam?

But with this move, China has been left in a fix and the the world's most populous country is wary of India's this decision.

Jan 10, 2017, 08:14 AM IST

Akash missile has potential to become India's 'mainstay'

The Akash missile has the "potential" to become the "mainstay" of India defence in its category and Israeli missiles were not chosen over it, parliament was told on Tuesday.

May 11, 2016, 00:40 AM IST
'Exercise Iron Fist': IAF to display combat potential, firepower in Pokhran today; President, PM Modi to attend

'Exercise Iron Fist': IAF to display combat potential, firepower in Pokhran today; President, PM Modi to attend

Indian Air Force will demonstrate its combat and firepower, to be witnessed by President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Friday in the desert of Pokhran.

Mar 18, 2016, 03:32 AM IST
Army inducts indigenously-built surface-to-air missile Akash

Army inducts indigenously-built surface-to-air missile Akash

More than three decades after the project was initiated, Army on Tuesday inducted the indigenously- developed supersonic surface-to-air missile Akash, capable of targeting enemy helicopters, aircraft and UAVs from a range of 25 kms.

May 05, 2015, 14:46 PM IST

Surface-to-air Akash missiles successfully test fired in Odisha

 India Thursday test fired two Akash surface-to -air missiles successfully from a base in Odisha.

Nov 20, 2014, 22:50 PM IST

Akash missile test-fired successfully for second day

For the second consecutive day, India on Tuesday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed surface-to-air 'Akash' missile from a test range in Odisha as part of user trial by the air force.

Nov 18, 2014, 16:38 PM IST

India conducts successful trial of surface-to-air Akash missile

India on Tuesday successfully conducted trials of its indigenously developed surface-to-air `Akash` missile, which has a strike range of 25 kms, as part of a user trial by the Air Force from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur.

Aug 13, 2014, 14:53 PM IST

Akash missile clears final test, ready for induction

India Wednesday successfully test fired indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash from a defence base in Odisha, an official said.

Jun 19, 2014, 00:06 AM IST

India conducts successful flight test of Akash missile

India Thursday successfully test fired its Akash medium range surface-to-air missile from a defence base in Odisha, officials said.

May 01, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Surface-to-air `Akash` missile test fired successfully

India on Saturday successfully conducted two rounds of trials of its indigenously developed surface-to-air Akash missile as part of a user trial by the air force from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near Balasore in Odisha.

Apr 26, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

India successfully test fires indigenous Akash missile

India Wednesday test fired its Akash surface-to-air missile from a defence base in Odisha, an official said.

Apr 23, 2014, 17:15 PM IST

India again test-fires Akash missile

India Wednesday successfully test-fired its Akash medium-range surface-to-air missile from a defence base in Odisha, for the third time in less than a week.

Feb 26, 2014, 22:17 PM IST

Akash missile test fired for third time

For the third time in a span of five days, India successfully test-fired the indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash missile system from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Odisha on Wednesday.

Feb 26, 2014, 21:37 PM IST

Indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash test-fired

India on Monday test-fired the indigenously developed surface-to-air missile `Akash` from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur-on-sea, about 15 km from here.

Feb 24, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

Air Force version of `Akash` missile test fired

The anti-aircraft missile has a strike range of 25 km and is capable of carrying warhead of 60 kg.

Jun 06, 2012, 09:08 AM IST

Akash missile test-fired for third time in 5 days

India on Monday test-fired two indigenously developed "Akash" missiles in quick succession from a test range in Odisha.

May 28, 2012, 12:01 PM IST

Surface-to-air Akash missile test fired

The missile, which has a strike range of 25 km with warhead of 60 kgs, was test fired from a mobile launcher from launch complex-III of the ITR at about 1110 hours, Defence sources said.

May 26, 2012, 12:38 PM IST

Akash missile to be inducted to counter China

Defence Minister AK Antony will also hand over TAL, an advanced indigenously developed lightweight torpedo, to the Indian Navy.

Mar 01, 2012, 19:34 PM IST

CBI arrests 3 for missile project irregularities

The CBI has arrested three
persons including two former directors of SAMEER, a
central government undertaking, in connection with alleged
"criminal irregularities" in supply of modem to India`s Akash
missile project.

Mar 20, 2011, 15:51 PM IST

CCS meets, discusses deployment of Akash missile

The Cabinet Committee on
Security (CCS) on Thursday is understood to have discussed the
induction of the indigenously-produced and developed Akash
surface to air missile defence system into the Indian Army.

Mar 18, 2011, 00:47 AM IST