BrahMos missile Test Fired

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  1. Sea Eagle

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    BrahMos missile successfully test fired off Goa coast
    BrahMos successfully penetrates hardened targets in Army test
    Brahmos demonstrates capability
    India on Monday successfully test-fired 290 km range Brahmos supersonic cruise missile at Pokharan in Rajasthan.
    Jointly developed by India and Russia, the Brhamos is capable of carrying a conventional warhead of 300 kg.
    The Brahmos is a supersonic cruise missile and can be used against ship and land targets.
    India is readying several versions of the missile which includes land attack, anti-ship and submarine-launched versions.
     
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  3. Neeraj Mathur

    Neeraj Mathur Regular Member

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    was there anything new in the missile or it was just a demonstration?

     
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    Army successfully test-fires BrahMos missile
    The missile was launched by a mobile autonomous launcher deployed in full configuration with mobile command post at the ranges

    The Army today successfully test fired an advanced version of 290 km range supersonic cruise missile BrahMos as part of a user trial at Pokhran test range in Rajasthan.

    The missile was launched by a mobile autonomous launcher deployed in full configuration with mobile command post at the ranges.

    "The launch was successful and the missile hit the designated target," Defence Spokesperson Col S D Goswami told PTI.

    Senior Army officials witnessed the launch and congratulated the operational team for its successful launch.

    Both the Army and Navy have already inducted the missile, developed by India in partnership with Russia.

    Army successfully test-fires BrahMos missile | Business Standard
     
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    Nothing New.. Just a regular test.
     
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    Well it was certainly an Advanced Version....

     
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    Is there any unofficial version of the brahmos with greater range? Or under development?
     
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    AFAIK No. Its just fanboy shit
     
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    Bhadra Defence Professionals Defence Professionals Senior Member

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    I think it is more than 1300 km from Goa to Pokaran.. ??
     
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    I think they are testing software upgrades , along with some other things for the hypersonic version.
     
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    The dummy target might be at sea ??
     
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    Might be some wrong reporting :dude:
     
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    Too bad we're not a war mongering nation like some. I'd love to see the Brahmos in action in some conflict theatre.
     
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    Avery good development for the NATION as a whole. This improves our protection from Chinese invasion of our territory....

    I am still waiting for the day when our Mountain Corps are ready for induction in the north-east India......
     
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    Indian Army Successfully test fired a BrahMos Missile which according to DRDO officials got MajorSoftwareupgrade ,Missilewastestfiredfrom--Chandhan field firing range near Pokhran in Jaisalmer. Themissilehit a target approximately 55 km away on Ajasar area.
    Advanced version of themissiledemolished the set target successfully and accomplished desired parameters .-”The launch has successfully validated the deep penetration capability of the supersonic cruisemissilesystem against hardened targets,” an official said.The Army has already inducted themissilein its arsenal in two regiments, and preparing for third regiment this year.
     

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