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DEFENCE - May 2019

May 2019

May 30, 2019

New Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee

  • Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa Wednesday received the baton of Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee from outgoing Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba.
  • The Chiefs of Staff Committee comprises chiefs of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force and the senior most member is appointed its chairperson.
  • The Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee is tasked with ensuring synergy among the three services and evolving common strategy to deal with external security challenges facing the country.
  • Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa is a Kargil war veteran and top rated fighter pilot with over 3,000 hours of flying experience.

May 28, 2019

Akash Missile Test-fired

  •  The DRDO successfully test-fired the new version of the Akash surface-to-air defence missile system with a new indigenously-developed seeker in Balasore off the Odisha coast.
  • This is the second successful test of the missile.
  • The medium range multi-target engagement capable missile was developed as part of the Integrated Guided-Missile Development Programme (IGMDP) other than Nag, Agni, Trishul, and Prithvi missiles.

May 25, 2019

DRDO Test Fires Guided Bomb

  •  The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully test fired an indigenously-developed 500 kg class guided bomb from a Sukhoi combat jet at Pokhran in Rajasthan.
  • The guided bomb achieved the desired range and hit the target with high precision.
  • The DRDO successfully flight tested a 500 kg class Inertial Guided Bomb  from Su-30 MKI Aircraft from the Pokhran test range in Rajasthan.
  • All the mission objectives were met during the test firing of the guided bomb.

May 24, 2019

Pakistan Successfully Test-fires Ballistic Missile

  •  Pakistan successfully test-fired surface-to-surface ballistic missile Shaheen-II, capable of hitting targets as far as 1,500 kilometers away, bringing major Indian cities under its range.
  • As per Pakistan army, the launch was aimed at ensuring operational readiness of the Army Strategic Forces Command.
  • Shaheen-II is capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear warheads upto a range of 1,500 kilometers. Shaheen-II is a highly capable missile which fully meets Pakistan's strategic needs towards maintenance of desired deterrence stability in the region. 

May 23, 2019

Successful Test Fire of Aerial Version of BrahMos

  • The IAF successfully test fired the aerial version of the supersonic BrahMos cruise missile from a Su-30 MKI fighter aircraft. The 2.5 tonne air-to-surface missile has a range of around 300 km.
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