What is speed of Brahmos?

BrahMos is a supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from submarines, ships, aircraft or land. It is a joint venture between India’s Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) and Russia’s NPO Mashinostroeyenia who have together formed the BrahMos Aerospace Private Limited. BrahMos has a range of 290 km and flies at a speed of 2.8 Mach (Mach number is the speed of an object moving through air, or any fluid substance, divided by the speed of sound as it is in that substance. It is commonly used to represent an object’s speed (such as an aircraft or missile), when it is traveling at the speed of sound) can take on a target lying anywhere in the 360 degree range of the ship.

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