intermediate range ballistic missile


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intermediate range ballistic missile

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(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a missile that follows a ballistic trajectory with a medium range, normally of the order of 750–1500 miles. Abbreviation: IRBM
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Bhubaneswar: India on Tuesday test-fired its indigenously developed intermediate range ballistic missile Agni II from the Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast.
The US mmilitary said soon after the launch it had detected a single intermediate range ballistic missile but the missile did not pose a threat to North America or Guam, which lies 3,400 km from North Korea.
On Tuesday, the North fired a Hwasong-12 intermediate range ballistic missile over northern Japan into the Pacific Ocean, sending the country on high alert.
Japan's Minister of Defense said that the North Korean missile was the same type of the intermediate range ballistic missile that was fired in May and same as the missile North Korea threatened to fire at the U.
Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, has launched its Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) target for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 17, 2017-Orbital ATK completes intermediate range ballistic missile target launch
Orbital ATK , a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced the successful launch of its Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) target for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA).
In May, Pyongyang announced that it had successfully tested the Pukguksong-2 intermediate range ballistic missile as a projectile was detected landing in international waters off Japan's east coast.
SEOUL, Rajab 08, 1437, April 15, 2016, SPA -- North Korea attempted to launch an intermediate range ballistic missile off the country's east coast on Friday but the launch failed, South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported, according to Reuters.
Finally, on 4 March 1961, the Soviet Union successfully used a non-nuclear antimissile to intercept an intermediate range ballistic missile and destroy its warhead.
AgniII Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) has already been inducted into the services and today's test was carried out by the specially formed Strategic Forces Command of the Army as part of training exercise with logistic support provided by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the officials said.
RAWALPINDI -- Pakistan on Wednesday conducted a successful launch of the Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) Hatf IV Shaheen-1 Weapon System, said a handout issued by the Inter Services Public Relation (ISPR).

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