Zircon technology likely to form the base for BrahMos II

According to Atul Rane, Operations Director for BrahMos Aerospace, the BrahMos-II cruise missile’s supersonic variant will likely share many technological characteristics with the Zircon (Tsirkon) missile’s hypersonic variant. India’s Defense Research and Development Organization and Russia’s NPO Mashinostroyeniya collaborated to create the BrahMos missile (DRDO). In 2001, the first test launch occurred. This missile has … Read more

Indonesia is considering purchasing BrahMos missiles from India.

Following the Philippines, Indonesia will be the second Asean nation to buy Indian-made missiles. Another export order for the shore-based anti-ship BrahMos cruise missile before year’s end will give India’s Act East Policy a boost. To Military Cognizance, sources have confirmed The Indo-Russian BrahMos supersonic cruise missile is being exported, and talks with Indonesia are … Read more