DEFENCE Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) works under Department of Defence Research and Development of Ministry of Defence. DRDO was formed in 1958 Today, DRDO is a network of more than 50 laboratories.
INDIAN WEAPON SYSTEM 1. MISSILES 2. AERONOTICS BASED WARFARE MACHENISM 3. MARINE BASED WAREFARE MACHENISM 4. ARMAMENTS 5. CHEMICAL WEAPONS 6. BIOLOGICAL WARFARE
CLASSIFICATION OF MISSILES Classification of Missiles Range Propulsion Guidance Systems Type Launch Mode 1. Wire Guidance 1. Short Range 1. Solid Missile 2. Medium Range Missile 3. Intemediate Range Ballistic 1. Surface-to-Surface Propuision Missile 2. Surface-to-Air Missile 3. Surface (Coast)-to- 2. Command Guidance 3. Terain Comparison Guidance 2. Liquid Propulsion 1. Cruise Missile 3. Hybrid Sea Missile 4.Air-to-Air Missile 5. Air-to-Surface Missile 6. Sea-to-Sea Missile 7. Sea-to-Surfaace Missile PropuIsion 4. Ramjet 5. Scramjet 2. Ballistic Missile 4. Terestrial Guidance Intercontinenta Ballistic Missile 5. Inertial Guidance Cryogenic6. Beam Rider Guidance (Coast) Missile 7. Laser Guidance 8. Anti-Tank Missile 8. RF and GPS Reference
CRUISE VS IGMDP (Integrated Missile Development programme): DR.A P J Abdul Kalam on july 26,1983 Keeping in mind the requirements of various types of missiles by the defence forces, the team recommended development of five missiles systems(Agni, Akash, Trishul, Prithvi, Nag) Prithvi Missiles -SRBM (Short Range Ballisitc Missile) Prithvi is a tactical surface-to-surface short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) developed by DRDO of India
Agni (Ballistic Missile System) Agni-l (short-range ballistic missile) payload of 1,000kg Range between 700km and 800km These are transported by rail and road, and powered by solid propellants. Agni-ll (medium-range ballistic missile) Range more than 2,000km. A tank missile with top-attack, fire and forget capability was also inducted into service
Agni-Ill (intermediate range ballistic missile) Range 4,500km Total payload 2,490kg Agni-IV(Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile) Carry a payload of 1,000 kg Range over 3,500 km AGNI-5 Intercontinental ballistic missile Range 5,500-5,800 km Payload 1400
Upendra Kumar Singh
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