Surface-to-surface missile: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
“Prahar” successfully flight tested by DRDO
Published: September 21, 2018
The indigenously developed surface-to-surface Short-range tactical ballistic missile “Prahar” has been successfully flight tested by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) from complex-III of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, Odisha. Fuelled by a solid propellant, Prahar is about 7.3 m long and can carry a payload of 200 kg. The missile has a ..
Topics: Ballistic missile • Chandipur, Odisha • Defence Research and Development Organisation • Guided missiles • Indian Ballistic Missile Defence Programme • Missiles • Prahaar • Surface-to-surface missile • Weapons
India successfully test-fires N-capable Prithvi-II missile in Odisha
Published: February 19, 2015
India successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile from a test range at Chandipur in Odisha. Test- It was conducted by the Strategic Force Command (SFC) and monitored by the scientists of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). Missile was fired from a mobile launcher from launch complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) as ..
Pakistan Test Fires Hatf-II
Published: March 5, 2012
‘Hatf-II’ a nuclear capable short range ballistic missile test fired by Pakistan Pakistan test-fired the Hatf-II: Nuclear capable Short range 180 Kms (113 Miles) Surface-to-surface ballistic missile The Hatf-II will furnish an operational level capability to Pakistan’s Strategic Forces in addition to the strategic and tactical level capability already possessed by Pakistan. The short range ..
Topics: Abdali-I • Ballistic missile • Ghaznavi • Guided missiles • Hatf-I • Missile defense • Missiles • Science and technology in Pakistan • Short-range ballistic missiles • Surface-to-surface missile • Tactical ballistic missiles • Weapons
Quick Current Affairs 5
Published: January 26, 2009
1. APEC is Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation . Its HQ are at Singapore. 2. Carla Bruni has been made the first ambassador to the Geneva based Globa Funds to Fight AIDS TB and Malaria. 3. Dr. Mohammed Al Berdei was given Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development. 4. UN recently banned Jamat-ud-Dawa. 5. ..
Topics: Asia-Pacific • Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation • Barak 1 • Bhimsen Joshi • Continents • Current Affairs 2009 • Dawa • Gadag-Betageri • Guided missiles • Missiles • Shaurya • Surface-to-surface missile