World First salvo launch supersonic cruise missiles

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  1. RPK

    RPK Indyakudimahan Senior Member

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    Navies of India held their first salvo launch supersonic cruise missile"BrahMos" on board the frigate "Trikand" built in Kaliningrad This was told by a source close to the Indian Ministry of Defence, which opened on the sidelines of the international exhibition of land and navalarmaments "Defekspo 2014" / Defexpo /. "This is the first salvo launch supersonic cruise missiles in the world. It took place on January 30 off the coast of the southern Indian state of Karnataka, - he said. - Received only the dataconfirmed that all went well. Two missiles were fired one after another at intervals of three seconds . " - The underwater version of the missile "BrahMos" ready for installation on submarines According to him, "the first rocket with a warhead successfully hit the target, and the second - with telemetry - proceeded to the desired path." "We can almost simultaneously run eight missiles - one after another at intervals of three seconds," - he said. Frigate "Trikand" / Trikand / built for the naval forces of India at the Baltic Shipyard "Yantar" in Kaliningrad. Launching a ship on the water on 25 May 2011. The first of the "troika" of frigates of Project 11356 - "Tag" / Teg /, Kaliningrad shipbuilders built in accordance with the contract with India in 2005, the contract delivered to the customer 27 April 2012. The second - "Tarkash" / Tarkash / - November 9 of the same year. "Trikand" Indians received in June 2013. foreign media.


    Indian navy fired supersonic cruise missile "BrahMos"
     
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    vram Regular Member

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    What nonsense. ...I am pretty sure the sunburn or yakhont have been fired in salvo modes a long time ago....
     
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    sayareakd Moderator Moderator

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    send salvo after half a second (all 8 brahmos) and it will send shock waves, on any Carrier battle group, before they are at the bottom of the sea.
     
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    pmaitra Moderator Moderator

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    Exactly. Those are meant to be fired in salvo.
     

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