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BrahMos Aerospace, HAL to take part in Russia's MAKS 2019 where Sukhoi Su-57E will be unveiled

The famed and deadly BrahMos supersonic cruise missile is from the BrahMos Aerospace stable while HAL is involved in manufacturing and assembling several top fighters of the Indian Air Force including the indigenous Ligh Combat Aircraft Tejas, Sukhoi Su-30MKI, Hawk Advanced Jet Trainer, Intermediate Jet Trainer HJT-36, Dornier 228 and HTT-40 Basic Flying Trainer.

Aug 20, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

BrahMos joint venture started with corpus of Rs 1,300 crore, value now stands at Rs 40K crore

BrahMos Aerospace CEO and Managing Director Sudhir Mishra said like the supersonic missiles project, there should have been joint ventures between India and Russia in more sectors.

Jun 07, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with 450-km range to soon join Indian armed forces

The 450-km range BrahMos is equipped with an upgraded guidance system and a Russian-designed seeker which give the missile greater accuracy, making it more lethal.

Jun 05, 2019, 18:48 PM IST

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos test fired

Described as the world's fastest supersonic cruise missile with high rate of precision and accuracy, BrahMos can be fired from land, sea and air, defence sources said.

Jun 05, 2019, 06:22 AM IST

IAF to equip 40 Su-30 MKIs with BrahMos cruise missile in next 3 years

"As for the plans, the serial production has been launched and rearmament will be carried out, as our Indian colleagues have promised on many occasions. About 40 planes as the first batch will be equipped with BrahMos missiles," officials said.

Jun 03, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

IAF fires BrahMos air version missile from Su-30 MKI fighter aircraft

BrahMos provides IAF the capability to strike from large stand-off ranges on any target at sea or on land with pinpoint accuracy by day or night in any weather condition. 

May 22, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

BrahMos missile's range to be increased to 500 kms

BrahMos Aerospace company managing co-director Alexander Maksichev said that the range of BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles is planned to be increased to 500 km from 400 km.

Apr 09, 2019, 13:25 PM IST

BrahMos to make a generational leap, become lighter, faster and more lethal supersonic cruise missile

Two dummy versions of BrahMos NG fitted under the wings of Light Combat Aircraft Tejas have been showcased at Aero India 2019 at the Yelahanka Air Force base in Bengaluru. 

Feb 22, 2019, 22:44 PM IST

China claims its supersonic cruise missile HD-1 can challenge India's BrahMos

A mining company, Guangdong Hongda Blasting, disclosed the details at the Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province.

Nov 10, 2018, 11:12 AM IST

Pakistan may buy Chinese supersonic missile 'better' than India's BrahMos

Pakistan might buy a supersonic missile successfully test-fired by China which is said to be cost-effective and better than the BrahMos developed by India and Russia, the Chinese state media has reported.

Oct 17, 2018, 17:29 PM IST

Bank accounts of BrahMos engineer Nishant Agarwal, arrested for spying, to be probed

BrahMos Aerospace engineer Nishant Agarwal, who has been arrested on charges of spying, was on Tuesday sent from police custody to judicial custody. According to news agency ANI, the bank accounts of the engineer are being investigated.

Oct 16, 2018, 22:05 PM IST

Revealed: Facebook profiles through which BrahMos engineer was in touch with Pakistan

UP ATS has been given three-day transit remand of the BrahMos engineer.

Oct 09, 2018, 20:43 PM IST

DRDO employee arrested for leaking details of BrahMos missile to Pakistan's ISI

He was nabbed by Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terror squad in a joint operation with the military intelligence unit from Nagpur. 

Oct 08, 2018, 15:24 PM IST

IAF to test-fire advanced version of BrahMos cruise missile before the end of 2018

The IAF is likely to start receiving the air-launched version of BrahMos for its twinjet multirole SU-30MKI fighters in 2019. 

Aug 30, 2018, 17:18 PM IST

Photo gallery: BrahMos, India's most lethal supersonic cruise missile

BrahMos is the first known supersonic missile in service anywhere in the world and can be launched from the ground, air, ship and submarine. 

Jul 23, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

India successfully test fires BrahMos missile

BrahMos Aerospace is a joint venture between India`s DRDO and the Federal State Unitary Enterprise NPO Mashinostroyenia of Russia.

Jul 16, 2018, 14:22 PM IST

Brahmos successfully test-fired for 2nd consecutive day

The BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired from an integrated test range in Odisha's coastal Balasore district for the second consecutive day on Tuesday, validating its strike capability, the defence ministry said.

May 23, 2018, 01:00 AM IST

India test fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Odisha coast

India on Monday successfully test fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from test range along Odisha coast. The information was confirmed by officials of the Defence Research and Development Organisation.

May 21, 2018, 13:19 PM IST

Brahmos set to become hypersonic missile system in next decade, will breach mach 7 barrier

Brahmos is the fastest cruise missile in the world co-developed by India and Russia.

Apr 29, 2018, 17:44 PM IST

Responding to nuclear strikes, chemical warfare and testing the Tejas: What Indian Air Force tried to perfect in Gagan Shakti 2018

IAF sources said they found the performance of the HAL Tejas satisfactory.

Apr 24, 2018, 22:22 PM IST