maximum range

Missiles of the world - a look at countries’ arsenals


April 19th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Before India entered into the elite club with the Thursday launch of Agni-V missile, only five countries - the US, Russia, China, France and Britain ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Russian inspectors begin surveillance flight over US


April 8th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A group of Russian military observers begin Sunday a nine-day inspection mission in the skies of the US under the Open Skies Treaty.According to the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prithvi-II missile test postponed


December 21st, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 21 (IANS) India Wednesday postponed the test of its nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile from a test range in Odisha due to a technical snag, a defence official said."The test ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Russia test launches ICBM


November 3rd, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia test launched a Topol RS-12M intercontinental ballistic missile Thursday, the defense ministry said.It was launched at 10.45 a.m. from the Plesetsk Space Center and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia tests ballistic missile


August 27th, 2011 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian nuclear submarine has successfully launched the Bulava ballistic missile to its maximum range of 8,000 km, a defence ministry spokesman said Saturday.Nuclear submarine ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia test-fires ballistic missile


July 28th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Wednesday successfully test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile in the Barents Sea, a defence ministry spokesman said.The Sineva missile was launched from the Northern Fleet's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China successfully tests mid-sized unmanned chopper


May 10th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 10 (IANS) China has successfully tested a mid-sized unmanned helicopter that is capable of aerial photography and scouting, a media report said Tuesday.The V750 is the country's largest ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chopper piloted by Chilean president makes emergency landing


January 24th, 2011 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, Jan 24 (IANS/EFE) The helicopter being piloted by President Sebastian Pinera to his vacation home in southern Chile had to make an emergency landing because of a malfunction, Radio Bio Bio ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

India twice successfully tests n-capable Prithvi-II missile (Second Lead)


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 22 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully conducted two tests of its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II ballistic missile from a military base in Orissa, an official said.The surface-to-surface missile, which has been ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India twice successfully tests n-capable Prithvi-II (Lead)


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 22 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully conducted two tests of its indigenously developed nuclear-capable ballistic missile Prithvi-II from a military base in Orissa, defence officials said.The surface-to-surface missile, which has been ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India successfully tests n-capable Prithvi-II missile


December 22nd, 2010 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Dec 22 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully tested its indigenously developed nuclear-capable ballistic missile Prithvi-II from a military base in Orissa, defence sources said.The surface-to-surface missile, which has already been inducted into ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Unmanned aerial vehicle crashes in northern Afghanistan


August 9th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- An unmanned aerial vehicle belonging to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) crashed in northern Afghanistan on Monday, the alliance said.The aircraft, a German Army Kleinflugger Zielortung ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Turkish Airlines unveil new ‘comfort’ seating class


August 4th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 4 (ANI): Turkish Airlines has unveiled what it calls as a "comfort" seating class, which combines business class convenience with economy value.The airline will be offering the comfort class, which ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India successfully test fires nuclear-capable Prithvi-II (Lead)


June 18th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 18 (IANS) India conducted a successful test of the indigenously developed nuclear capable ballistic missile Prithvi-II off the Orissa coast Friday, an official said. The missile blasted off from the Integrated ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Angola Airline orders two 777-300ER jetliners from Boeing


April 30th, 2010 - 5:33 am ICT by BNO News
SEATTLE (BNO NEWS) – Boeing and Angola’s TAAG Linhas Aereas de Angola (Angola Airlines) announced on Thursday that the airline ordered two 777-300ERs (Extended Range) in a deal that also includes purchase ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Russia test fires missile


December 24th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 24 (RIA Novosti) Russia successfully test fired a heavy missile capable of carrying 10 warheads Thursday morning, a defence ministry spokesman said. "The Strategic Missile Forces launched an intercontinental ballistic missile ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Iran test-fires Shahab missiles


September 28th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 28 (Xinhua) Iran has successfully test-fired a series of indigenously built Shahab missiles that have a maximum range of about 2,000 km, a media report said Monday. Iran's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russia to test launch ballistic missile


April 10th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 10 (RIA Novosti) Russia will test launch later Friday a Topol intercontinental ballistic missile from the Plesetsk space centre in northern Russia, a spokesman for the Strategic Missile Forces (SMF) ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Second phase of Brahmos development programme to be launched Tuesday


February 9th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 9 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony will launch the second phase of the cruise missile maker Brahmos Aerospace's development programme here Tuesday, a top official said Monday.In the second phase, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Electric vehicles not cool enough for GenY (With Images)


February 8th, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Sanjiv Sharma, a city-based hospitality consultant, plans to buy a car. His first. And like most of his peers he is certainly concerned about the rising cost ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Second phase of BrahMos missile programme to be launched Feb 10


January 31st, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 31 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K.Antony will launch the second phase of cruise missile maker Brahmos Aerospace's development programme here Feb 10, Kerala Industries Minister Elamaram Kareem Saturday said.He told reporters ... Read more...

Posted in National |

BrahMos to be fitted on Su-30MKI, augmenting Air Forces attack capability


August 5th, 2008 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Aug 5 (ANI): The Indian Air Force is going to augment its attack capability in near future by getting its own version of BrahMos, a supersonic ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Russia launching missile to put Thai satellite into orbit


August 5th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Moscow, Aug 5 (RIA Novosti) Russia will launch a converted RS-20 Voyevoda intercontinental ballistic missile to put a Thai earth observation satellite into orbit Wednesday, the Strategic Missile Forces (SMF) has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Electric car that costs less than two pence a mile hits UK market


March 3rd, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by admin
London, March 3 (ANI): The British car market is now selling an electric car which costs less than two pence a mile to run, created by a father-son team.Stevens Vehicles Ltd ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pinaka Rockets handed over to the Army


February 29th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 29 (ANI): After prolonged and untiring efforts, the indigenously developed Pinaka multiple barrel rocket launcher developed by the DRDO, was formally handed over to the Indian Army today.The Vice-Chief ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Subscribe