Indian Army to procure Medium-Range Loitering Missile Diversifying its artillery, the Indian Army has planned to acquire medium-range loitering missile that can strike at a target after hovering over it for 30 minutes and sending in critical data on the enemy installation. Defence Ministryâ€™s Annual Report tabled in the Parliament yesterday said the Artillery Fired Medium-Range Loitering Missile can strike a target with a missileâ€™s precision and has loitering capability like a unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The system has the capability for acquisition of targets and precision engagements. Each system can carry out one combat mission. â€œThe proposal is under progress,â€ as per the report. The loitering missile will be equipped with a conventional warhead. The range of warheads will include anti-tank and anti-material warheads with deep penetration against armour.