Production facility for man portable anti tank missiles inaugarated

The production facility for manufacturing Man-Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missiles (MP-ATGM) was inaugurated by at Bharat Dynamics Ltd (BDL) unit at Bhanur here on Saturday by Chairman of Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) G. Satheesh Reddy. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Reddy, who is also the…

India looks to procure Spike Missiles from Israel Hot summer trials pending

A deal to procure the Spike anti-tank guided missiles from Israel through the government-to-government route has been brought before the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) for approval. However, some validation trials have to be held before the deal is signed. “Validation trials of the infrared seeker…

Successful flight test of MPATGM conducted for second time

A successful flight test of the indigenously developed Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MPATGM) was conducted for the second time from the Ahmednagar range on Sunday, the Army said. All the mission objectives were met and two missions on September and 15 and 16 were…

INDIGENOUS ATGM HELINA SUCCESSFULLY FLIGHT TESTED AGAIN FOR ITS FULL RANGE

The upgraded air version of the Nag missile which is a third generation ‘fire-and-forget’ anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) has been successfully tested from indigenous Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) again on Wednesday in the Pokhran firing range. The weapon system has been tested for its full…

HELINA ANTI TANK MISSILE, GUIDED SMART ANTI AIRFIELD WEAPON SUCCESSFULLY TEST FIRED IN POKHRAN

Indigenously-developed guided bombs — Smart Anti-Airfield Weapons — and anti-tank guided missile Helina were successfully flight tested at separate firing ranges in Rajasthan, the defence ministry said today. It said the Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon (SAAW) was successfully flight tested from an Indian Air Force (IAF)…

Russia’s new anti-tank gun evokes customers’ interest in Southeast Asiaarms seller

Russia’s new anti-tank gun evokes customers’ interest in Southeast Asia MOSCOW Russia’s state arms seller Rosoboronexport has started to offer the Sprut-SDM1 self-propelled anti-tank gun produced by the Tractor Plants Group on the global arms market, with several countries in Southeast Asia already showing their…

Elite special forces of Army, IAF, Navy get major weapons upgrade

From new long-range sniper rifles and man-portable anti-tank weapon systems to high-speed underwater scooters and hand-launched micro drones, India continues to gradually modernise its clandestine warfare arm. But the long-proposed Special Operations Command (SOC), or even its truncated version in the shape of a much…

Israel Is On the Verge of Selling India 4,500 Spike Tank Killer Missiles

Israel is on the verge of selling India new anti-tank missiles. The news was reported by both Indian and Israeli media outlets. “India is on the verge of finalizing a $500 million deal with Israel for the government-to-government purchase of around 4,500 Spike anti-tank guided…

INDIA TO BUY ISRAELI ANTI TANK MISSILES

India, in a bid to shore-up its anti-tank capabilities, is expected to place an order for Israeli manufactured ‘Spike’ missiles to enhance its anti-armour capabilities against Pakistan, reported the Times of India. The Indian military plans to buy the missile as a fill-in measure till…

India Army Said to Revive Israeli Spike Missile Purchase Plan

India is set to place an order for Israeli ‘Spike’ missiles in a bid to boost its anti-tank capability against arch rival Pakistan, a person with knowledge of the matter said. The Indian Army wants to buy the Spike missile as a “stop gap” measure…