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M issile D evelop m e nt P rogra m

The Integrated Guided Missile Development Program (IGMDP) was formed in 1983 with the aim of achieving self-sufficiency in missile development & production and today comprises of five core missile programs ² > the strategic Agni ballistic missile, the tactical Prithvi ballistic missile, the Akashand Trishu l surface-to-air missiles and the Nag anti-tank guided missile. The program has given India the capabilit y to produce indigenous missiles in other key areas and a few µkno wn¶ missiles under development have been listed below. By enforcing the M issile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) to stop supplies of all kinds o f m issile material, W estern nations are trying to prevent India from developing these strategic and tactical missiles. Undaunted by this high-level conspiracy, hats o ff to all the brilliant Indian scientists w ho have toiled so hard, in their dedicated efforts that they managed to develop these missiles.

A G N I:
T he Agni (Fire) is an Intermediate Range Ballistic M issile which had begun develop ment in 1979. It became part of India¶s Integrated Guided M issile Development Program (IGM DP) in 1983.

Agni-1
Country: Class: Basing: Length: Diameter: Launch Weight: Payload: Warhead: Propulsion: Range: Status: India SRBM Road/Rail mobile 14.80 m 1.30 m 12000 kg Single warhead, 2000 kg Nuclear 20 kT, HE, submunitions, FAE Single-stage solid 700-1200 km Operational

Details The Agni-1 is a short-range, road/rail-mobile, solid-propellant ballistic missile. Falling between the short-range and medium-range categories, it fills the gap between India's short-range Prithvi systems and the longer range Agni-2.It was developed after the initial development of Agni-2, and borrows from its sister¶s design. The Agni-2 uses a two-stage motor platform, while the Agni-1 uses only a single stage motor which is based on the first-stage motor of the Agni-2 platform. It has a shorter range but a heavier payload than the Agni-2. The Agni-1 is 14.8 m long, 1.3 m in diameter of 1.3 m, with a launch weight of 12,000 kg. It has an official range of 700 km with an impressive accuracy of 25 m CEP at a range of 860 km. By reducing the payload, the Agni-1 will most likely be able to extend its range to 1,200 km, a distance which encompasses all of Pakistan. Its maximum payload of 2000 kg can be equipped with a 20 or 45 kT nuclear warhead or with conventional explosives. The 20 kT warhead is larger than those used against Japan during WWII, although by modern standards this warhead is more appropriate for use against military targets.

The Agni-1 is designed to be launched from Transporter-Erector-Launcher (TEL) vehicles, either road- or rail-mobile. This mobility will allow India to position and fire the Agni-1 during rapidly changing military situations. In addition, the missile has a relatively high accuracy, due to the fact that it combines an inertial guidance system with a terminal phase radar correlation targeting system on its warhead. Although the Agni-1 has an impressive range and accuracy for a system of its size, the missile is designed for tactical use. It is sufficient for use against military bases and units, although the fact that Pakistan and China deploy their nuclear force on TEL vehicles renders the Agni-1 useless as a counterforce weapon.

Development on the Agni-1 began in 1999 and the missile was first tested in January 2002 from a TEL vehicle at the Interim Test Range on Wheelers' Island off India's eastern coast. Reports suggest that this first test was a failure ± though some authorities say otherwise± but subsequent

tests have been successful.Test firings were made in January 2003, July 2004, October 2007, March 2008, and March 2010. Dr. V. K. Sarasvat, head of the Defence Research Development Organization (DRDO), recently stated that all technical parameters set by the Army had been "fully met.´ The Agni-1 missiles will be delivered to the 334 Missile Group at Secunderabad. Military sources indicate the missile is currently in production at a consistent rate, and that full scale production was approved in August 2004. Reports of its last test in March 2010 were successful, claiming its range and accuracy were on target with its projections.

Agni-2
Country: Class: Basing: Length: Diameter: Launch Weight: Payload: Warhead: Propulsion: Range: Status: In Service: India IRBM Railcar/ Road mobile 20 m 1.30 m 16000 kg Single warhead, 1000 kg Nuclear 150 or 200 kT, HE, chemical, submunitions 2-stage solid 2000-3500 km Operational 2001

Details The Agni-2 is an intermediate-range, rail/road-mobile, solid-propellant ballistic missile. Development on the missile began in July 1997 after the original Agni missile program was canceled in 1996. The Agni-2 borrows heavily from the original program¶s missile, though it uses a two-stage solid-propellant motor instead of the two-stage liquid/solid-propellant motor employed by its predecessor. The range of the missile would allow India to attack all of Pakistan and parts of China. In its present configuration, the missile is 20 m in length with a diameter of 1.3 m in the first and second stages. The third stage, the payload, carries a warhead weighing up to 1,000 kg. The Agni-2 can be fitted with 150 or 200 kT yield nuclear warheads, in addition to chemical, highexplosive, and submunitions versions. Fully loaded, the missile has an official maximum range of 2000 km, though if carrying a reduced payload; it can achieve a maximum range of 3,500 km. The range of the Agni-2 is significantly greater than that needed to strike targets within all of Pakistan, although its range falls short of primary targets within China.

The Agni-2's main strength is its relatively high accuracy, especially at close range, due to its combination of an INS/GPS guidance module and dual-frequency radar correlation. The third stage uses four moving control fins in order to maneuver independently during the terminal

phase, though newer models may use side thrust motors instead. It has been reported to have an accuracy of 40 m CEP (circular error probability). The missile is carried and launched by rail/road vehicles (TELs) which give the weapon certain advantages and disadvantages. Preparation for launch from a TEL only takes about 15 minutes and the launch location can be moved to meet tactical demands; however, it has less value as a counter force weapon due to its lack of a sustainable protected launch base. The Agni-2 underwent its first flight test in April 1999 from Wheeler's Island in the Bay of Bengal. The test was conducted from a rail-car TEL. In 2001, the Agni-2 was tested from a road TEL. A third test, from a rail-car TEL, was made in August 2004. By the end of 2001, less than five Agni-2 missiles were operational, but their production rate from 2001-present is expected to be around 10 missiles per year. The missiles are operated by the 335 Missile Group at Secunderabad using 12 TEL vehicles.

Agni-3
Country: Class: Basing: Length: Diameter: Launch Weight: Payload: Warhead: Propulsion: Range: Status: Details India IRBM railcar mobile, possible road-based TEL 16.7 m 1.85 m 48000 kg 2000 nuclear fusion 200-300 kT; possible MIRV version 2-stage solid propellant 3500-5000 km Development

The Agni-3 is an intermediate-range, two-stage solid propellant ballistic missile. With a range of at least 3500-5000km, the Agni-3 can easily reach any target within mainland China ± a point not lost on the Indian or Chinese governments. This missile would seem to be a big step in India¶s deterrence policy towards China.

Compared to its sister missile, the Agni-2, the Agni-3 is shorter, wider, and considerably heavier. Whereas the Agni-2 is 20m long, the newer missile is only 16.7m long. With a width of 1.85m and a weight of 48000kg, however, the Agni-3 delivers a much heavier warhead a much greater distance.Though early reports of the Agni-3 suggested that it would borrow its second-stage motor from the Agni-2, the overall diameter and weight of its two engine stages do not match the motors employed on the Agni-2. With these new motors, the Agni-3 can outdistance its

Its subsequent tests. A nuclear fusion warhead with a yield of 200300 kT is expected as the primary warhead for the missile. on 9 July 2006. To date. The missile is expected to reach production/service sometime in 2010 or 2011. The fourth test is believed to be the final pre-induction test. The maximum payload of the Agni-3 is 2000kg. this missile employs a more sophisticated guidance system that allows the Agni-3 complete autonomy once in flight. HE or submunition warheads could also be fitted to the missile. BDL 250-350 million (INR) or $ 5. 9 May 2008. Its first test.predecessor to a maximum distance of around 5000km. announced in September 2008. A new chromium-based nose-coating technology. and 7 February 2010. It may be able to reach as much as 6000km with a decreased payload and improved motors. This new technology has been reported to have an incredible accuracy of 40m CEP.6-7. a belief which suggests that the missile will soon enter regular production ± if it has not already. Besides flying farther and carrying a heavier weight than Agni-1 or Agni-2. but possible upgrades could also implement MIRV technology. was unsuccessful. though at this time the missile has probably not been implemented into regular production. on 12 April 2007. the Agni-3 represents a number of firsts in the country¶s missile program. Like its predecessors. Agni-5 Type In service Used by Manufacturer Unit cost Engine Intercontinental ballistic missile Under development (Design completed) Indian Army Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). the Agni-3 can be fired from a rail-based launcher. It is possible that a road-based TEL has been or will be developed as well. According to India¶s defense authorities. have all been successful and met testing criteria. could additionally improve the missile¶s range by minimizing atmospheric drag.9 million (USD) Three stage . the Agni-3 has been test-fired four times.

During firing. the canister must absorb enormous stresses when a thrust of 300 to 400 tonnes is generated to eject the 50-tonne missile. Prithvi The Prithvi (Sanskrit: "Earth") I is mobile liquid-fueled 150 kilometer tactical missile currently deployed with army units.500 km further than the 3. Made of maraging steel.500-km Agni-3. it will be deployed with air force units for the purpose of deep target attacking maneuvers against objectives such as air fields. Advanced technologies like ring laser gyroscope and accelerometer will be used in the new missile. It is claimed that this missile is equipped only with various conventional warheads (which stay attached to the missile over the entire flight path). all India's future land-based strategic missiles will be canisterised as well". and a third stage added on (the Agni-3 was a two-stage missile). explains officials that. carries forward the Agni-3 pedigree. which is scheduled to make its first flight in 2011.000 kg) Prithvi II ² Air Force Version (250 km range with a payload of 500 kg) . Agni-V will be able to carry multiple warheads and will have countermeasures against Anti-ballistic missile systems. Two stages of this missile will be made of composite material. "The Agni-5 is specially tailored for road-mobility. the Prithvi II has completed development and is now in production. It has the capability of maneuvering in flight so as to follow one of several different pre-programmed trajectories. With composites used extensively to reduce weight. a modified Prithvi. Currently. In many other respects. The missile will utilize a canister and will be launched from it. the Agni-5. the Agni-5 can fly 1. When fielded. Based on the same design. the Prithvi II.With the canister having been successfully developed.Operational range Launch platform 6000 km 8 x 8 Tata TELAR (Transporter erector launcher) & Rail Mobile Launcher (canisterized missile package) Details The Agni-V is a three stage solid fueled missile with composite motor casing in the third stage. y y Prithvi I ² Army Version (150 km range with a payload of 1. is essentially a longerranged version of the Prithvi I that it has a 250-kilometer range and a lighter payload. Sixty percent of the missile will be similar to the Agni-III missile. a canister must provide a hermitically sealed atmosphere that preserves the missile for years. The range of Agni-V can be increased with reduce in the payload.

1996 and the development stages were completed in 2004. It has an accuracy of 10 ± 50 metres and can be launched from Transporter erector launchers. HE. It was developed with the Indian Air Force being the primary user. After a failed test on 24 September 2010 two more missiles were launched on December 22. The missile has the features to deceive Anti Ballistic Missiles. in October 2009 India conducted 2 simultenous user trials of 350 km extended range Prithvi II to be used for strategic purposes.53 m 0. submunitions . Indian Air Force and the Indian Navy.000 kg. with a range of 150 km. but with an extended range of 250 kilometres. In a recent test. This class of Prithvi missile was inducted into the Indian Army in 1994. Prithvi I Prithvi I class was a surface-to-surface missile having a maximum warhead mounting capability of 1. Prithvi II Prithvi II class is also a single stage liquid-fuelled missile having a maximum warhead mounting capability of 500 kg. the Missile was launched with an extended range of 350 kilometres and improved Aided Inertial Navigation. 500 kg nuclear. Dhanush Country: Class: Basing: Length: Diameter: Payload: Warhead: India SRBM or SLBM Ship 8.The Prithvi missile project encompassed developing 3 variants for use by the Indian Army. It was first test-fired on January 27. The initial project framework of the Integrated Guided Missile Development Program outlines the variants in the following manner.90 m Single warhead. 2010 which proved to be complete success. The Prithvi II class of missiles are in the process of induction by the Indian Airforce.

a destroyer. the missile was again tested from the INS Subhadra and was this time successful. and INS Shubhadra. In 2000 the first ³Dhanush´ missile was tested fromIndian Navy¶s Sukanya Class vessel. 500 kg warhead missile. Dhanush is a short-range. an Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV). . The 250 km variant was tested but the tests were considered partially successful. In 2004. Dhanush is a single stage. It can fire either the 250 km or the 350 km range missiles. The missile has been tested from at least two naval ships of vastly different sizes . It is a customised version of the Prithvi and that the additional customizations in missile configuration are to certify it for seaworthiness.Propulsion: Single-stage liquid Range: 350 km Status: Operational Dhanush (Sanskrit: Bow) is a naval variant of the Prithvi missile. Since it is a liquid fueled missile that takes a considerable time to fuel up and launch. Its low range acts against it and thus it is seen a weapons either to be used to destroy an aircraft carrier or an enemy port. its role can only be strategic. liquid propelled. The ship launched Dhanush Ballistic Missile was tested from INS Subhadra of the Sukanya class patrol craft in 2000. Its limited range of 350 km make it Pakistan centric. ship-based. Dhanush has to be launched from a hydraulically stabilized launch pad.INS Rajput. Then the following year in December the missile's 350 km version was tested from the INS Rajput and hit the land based target. INS Subhadra is a vessel which was modified and the missile was launched from the reinforced helicopter deck. ballistic missile.

the 750-km range K-15 will accord India with the desperately-needed third leg of the nuclear weapon triad. halfmetre in diameter and weighs ten tonnes. The K-15 missile has a length 10 metres. Shourya . azimuth and other parameters of the missile.5-meters-long Prithvi shortrange ballistic missile but shorter than the 15-meter-long Agni-1 ballistic missile . The missile had earlier undergone a few tests in an underwater platform.000-km SLBMs in the arsenal of US. for the first time on Wednesday 12 November 2008. test-fired from a defence base in Orissa its submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) K-15 from a land-based launcher. It can carry a payload up to one ton and has a maximum range of 700 km. with the aim to integrate it on the indigenous nuclear submarines being built under the secretive ATV (advanced technology vessel) project.This is taller than the 8. The launch of the K-15 Sagarika missile on 26 February 2008 from a submerged pontoon in the Bay of Bengal simulated the conditions of a submarine launch. trajectory.both of which have a diameter of 1 meter. India.K-15 Missile DRDO is working on the K-15 SLBM. The K-15 missile has two stages fitted into its half-meter diameter body. It was test-fired successfully from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at The test was intended to check speed. Russia and China. having tested it from submersible pontoon launchers. This missile uses solid propellant and carries a conventional payload of about 500 kg to one tone and also be fitted with a tactical nuclear warhead. Though not in the range of the over 5.

the metal silo was being tested as well. The high manoeuvrability of the missile makes it less vulnerable to available anti-missile defence systems. although the Shourya needed a silo with a maximum depth of 50 meters to lift off. It is 10 meters long and 74 cm in diameter and weighs 6. and the vehicle itself is the launch platform. and don't make much sense]. In the last few tests. missileis kept in a secured position [silo] to carry either conventional or nuclear warheads. encased in a canister. It had a booster which fired underground and another which fired in the air. According to one report Shourya can reach targets 700 km away. It can be easily handled. it¶s configuration is similar to K-15 missile. transported and stored within the canister for longer shelf life. The missile.000 kilometer range. The missile has a unique feature of simplicity of operation and maintenance. Shourya missile provides the country with ³a second strike capability´ because it was a variant of the under-water launched K-15 missile (Sagarika).On 12 November 2008 India conducted the successful test of its shourya. It is a twostage missile and both its stages are powered by solid propellants. is mounted on a single vehicle. The composite canister make the missile much easier to store for long periods without maintenance as well as to handle and transport. Its high manoeuvrability makes it less vulnerable to present-day anti-missile defence systems. This missile was seven ton and of a 1.Shourya is land version of SLBM K-15 missile. carrying both conventional and nuclear warheads. It can carry warheads weighing more than 500 kg.2 tonnes. It can carry warheads weighing more than 500 kg. This test was from a landbased missile silo. . Reportedly. The Shourya missile is said to be about 10 meters long. It also houses the gas generator to eject the missile from the canister before its solid propellant motors take over to hurl it at the intended target. This ³single vehicle solution´ reduces its signature ± it cannot be easily detected by satellites ± and makes its deployment easy. it could be launched from 30-meter deep silos [these numbers are too big. The missile performed a maneuver of rolling to spread the heat uniformly on its surface. and a half ton payload. which has only a driver¶s cabin. Its flight time is 500 seconds to 700 seconds.

with an effective ceiling of 15 km. with four long tube ramjet inlet ducts mounted mid-body between wings. for pitch/yaw control. mid-body. It is capable of detecting & destroying aircraft flying at tree-top height.5 at 20g. theatre defence. to give earlier warning and tracking of ballistic missile targets.from detection to missile launch .5 seconds to Mach 1. A dual mode radar/infra-red seeker is also being developed as is a longer range version of the Rajendra radar.3. Guidance system is inertial . The missile is based heavily on the SA-6 and is claimed that Rajendra is similar to the 30N6 Flap-Lid B engagement radar.5. Akash has a range of 27 km. maximum altitude and range to 60 km. which is then jettisoned and the ramjet motor is then ignited for 30 seconds to Mach 2. Development is on to increase speed. In appearance. Akash is very similar to the ZRK-SD Kub (SA-6). This system will replace the SA-6 / Straight Flush in Indian service and is also expected to be integrated with the S-300V (SA-10 Grumble) low-to-high altitude SAM in an integrated air defence system to counter SRBM / IRBM threats along the Pakistani and Chinese borders. Four clipped triangular moving wings. Forward of tail. used by the S-300 ATBM system.of 15 seconds.Akash The Akash (Sky) is a medium-range. with development flights up to March 1997. surface-to-air missile. The Akash uses an integral ramjet rocket propulsion system to give a low-volume. weighs 60 kg and has Doppler radar proximity/contact fusing. low-weight (700 kg launch weight) missile configuration. The solid-propellant booster accelerates the missile in 4. This allows the missile to carry a heavier warhead (60 kg). Flight control surfaces operated by pneumatic actuators. The warhead has a lethal radius of 20 metres. The Akash¶s first flight occurred in 1990.8 . and has a low reaction time . The missile is believed to have tail G/H-Band beacon to assist tracking by engagement radar. four inline clipped delta fins with ailerons for roll control. It operates in conjunction with the Rajendra surveillance & engagement radar.

the multielement antenna arrangement folds flat when the vehicle is in motion. MiG-21 Bison and HAL Tejas fighter aircraft. like the Akash.it can cover 110 km when launched from an altitude of 15 km. The missile could be launched from different altitudes . The surveillance radar range is 60 km against aircraft targets. The missile has a pre-fragmented warhead and is fitted with a proximity fuze. as to whether Akash missile production has begun. though DRDO is believed to be looking at rocket/ramjet propulsion similar to that used in its Akash surface-to-air missile project. Sea Harrier. engage 4 simultaneously and guide up to 12 missiles. the radar is capable of tracking 64 targets. Features fully digital signal processing system with adaptive moving target indicator. a longrange surveillance radar vehicle and an armoured command vehicle. An Akash battery consists of three missile launch vehicles (triple launcher on a modified BMP-1 chassis). Rajendra is a 3D phased-array surveillance/engagement radar developed by the Electronic Research & Development Establishment (ERDE). The system is reportedly similar to the 30N6 (Flap-Lid B) engagement radar. A longer range version is being developed. was expected to commence in 2000 at Bharat Dynamics Ltd. Mounted on a turntable at the front of a raised platform behind the driver¶s station. a Rajendra fire control radar vehicle. Su-30MKI. 44 km when fired from an altitude of eight km and 21 km when the altitude is sea-level . coherent signal processing. . FFTs. ASTRA Astra (Sanskrit: Astra"Weapon") is an active radar homingbeyond-visual-rangeair-to-air missile (BVRAAM) developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). A radar fuse already exists for the Astra. The Army intends to use the Rajendra radar in the artillery locating role as well. engagement antenna array with 1000 elements operating in the I/J-Band (8-20 GHz).with mid-course command updates from Rajendra and semi-active radar seeker for terminal phase (final 3-4 seconds). It uses an in-house developed solid fuel propellant. India. The maximum range of Astra is to be 80 km in head-on chase and 20 km in tail chase. multiple target tracking and multiple missile guidance functions via multichannel monopulse. The Mark 2 version of Astra will have a maximum range of 150 km and tail chase range of up to 35 km. MiG-29. No reliable information has been received so far. but the DRDO is currently working on a new laser fuse. Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is developing this advanced beyond visual range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM) to arm the Indian Air Force's Mirage 2000H. Has air surveillance. and variable pulse repetition frequency. Series production of ~25 missiles per year. Also mounted on a modified BMP-1 chassis. an advanced missile that enables fighter pilots to lock-on and shoot down enemy aircraft from a distance of more than 80 km away. This is the first air-to-air missile developed by India. Astra resembles an elongated MatraSuper 530. It will have an active homing range of 25 km. Radar comprises surveillance antenna array with 4000 elements operating in the G/H-Band (4-8 GHz). a 16element IFF array and steering units.

on the other hand. is intended to operate as an optional system that can replace the IIR passive seeker as a module. The Nag is claimed to be first anti-tank missile which has a complete fiberglass structure. It is one of five missile systems developed by the DRDO under the Integrated Guided Missile Development Program (IGMDP). and are then assigned to the nose-mounted IIR seeker. DRDO officials are now indicating that after user trials. It carries four missiles in a ready-to-fire mode on the turret and more missiles can be reloaded without exposing the crew on the battlefield. The missile has a weight of 42 kg and can engage targets at ranges up to 6 km. Thecumbersome nature of a wire guidance system had led to plans for this being dropped. Nag is also configured to be used on the Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH). The mmW seeker. The system is expected to supercede Indian production of the Soviet origin 9K113 Konkours (NATO: AT-5 Spandrel) and Euromissile Milan M2 anti-tank missiles. Currently. Design work on the missile started in 1988 and the first tests were carried out in November 1990. targets are acquired using a thermal sight.and front-attack modes. Technical Characteristics As originally conceived. fire-and-forget anti-tank guided missile. Eight missiles are carried in two quadruple launchers. The land version has been tested from a tracked vehicle known as NAMICA (Nag Missile Carrier). Nag ATGM The Nag (Cobra) is a third generation. Medak. top-attack. These included a wire guided version.Initially planned to arm Jaguar. Terminal homing is by area correlation around the centroid. guidance is based on an imaging infra-red (IIR) passive seeker that ensures a high-hit accuracy in both top. The carrier is a stretched BMP-2 with an additionalpair of road wheels and is manufactured by the Ordnance Factory. MIG-29 and indigenous light combat aircraft. all weather. an infra-red version and a millimetric wave (mmW) version. Also incorporated into the guidance system. Tejas. is a CCD camera. The missile uses a tandem HEAT (High Explosive Anti Tank) warhead to penetrate ERA (Explosive Reactive Armour) or composite (Chobham type) armour that is found in the latest tanks. With the IR version of the missile. then by centroid tracking. Missile guidance is initially by area correlation around the target. the Nag would have been available with three different types of guidance. the missile would be integrated with Indian Air Force's front-line fighter aircraft like Sukhoi-30 MKIs and Mirage-2000s. .The Nag will be produced in two main versions.

The Army has also stated that the Trishul was unlikely to meet its requirements for a replacement . Trishul was one of the longest-running Indian Defence Research _ Development Organisation (DRDO) missile development programs. The development of the mmW seeker has been more problematic and it is unlikely that the seeker will enter service any time soon. which then hands it over to a medium beam. Defence Minister George Fernandes told Indian Parliament that while the Trishul had demonstrated a number of complex technologies. and more than 40 test flights have been conducted. quick reaction. being test-fired from a launcher at INS Dronacharya. The Trishul missile had been intended to be a multi-service design. The army variant.40 GHz). The Indian Air Force.3 billion (US $62. including an ability to defeat sea-skimming targets. India hopes that some of the technology from Trishul can beincorporated in other missile projects. In its IIR form the Nag has limited all weather capability. One flight trial wasguided throughout the trajectory using fixed line of sight and infra-red gathering guidance systems as per programmed flight. guiding it to the target. all weather surface-to-air missile designed to counter a low-level attack. Trishul SAM The Trishul (Trident) is a short range. The missile also employs sensor fusion technology for flight guidance. Flight testing of the helicopter-launched version was carried out from a specially rigged Mi-17 in March 1998.Launchers mounted on either side are linked to a nose-mounted stabilized thermal sight and a laser range-finder package.This was followed by integration with ALH in mid-1999.5 kg HE-fragmented warhead. flying between 300 m/s and 500 m/s by using its radar command-to-lineof-sight guidance. it was decided that the Trishul SAM will not be fielded as an operational system but will be continued as atechnology demonstration program.The Indian Army accepted the system for user trials in October 1999 [11]. The official cost of the Trishul program has been some Rs.5 million). A special nitramine based propellant has been developed for the Nag in order to meet its dual requirements of energy and smokelessness. Efforts are on to provide special embedded on-board hunters. which makes it difficult to jam. Successful flight trials in a tube launched mode using folded fins against balloons and Pilot-less Target Aircraft (PTA) targets were carried out. which passes over to a narrow beam. with a highly powered HTBP-type propellant similar to the ones used in the Patriot. recently turned against the project. which had intended to adopt the Trishul for an airfield-defence role. The program began in 1984. By continuing the program as a technology demonstrator. since 1997. The Trishul SAM. that can hunt for targets using µday seekers¶ and µday&night seekers¶. It operates in the K-band (20 . David C Isby of Jane¶s Defence Weekly reported that after a spate of unsuccessful tests. During recent test flights. The Trishul has high maneuverability and is powered by a two-stage solid propellant system. In the K-band three-beam system. command-guidance system and missiles. the missile¶s fire-and-forget capability has been established using the day version of the IIR passive seeker. Trishul Combat Vehicle (TCV). is based on a tracked BMP-1 infantry combat vehicle and houses all equipment including radars. It has a range of 9 km and is fitted with a 5. it still had not been proved to be effective. It has been flight tested in the sea-skimming role and also against moving targets. It is constructed ofmaraging steel to withstand the stress. This has given added impetus to develop the mmW seeker. It¶s detection of target to missile launch is around 6 seconds. The missile can engage targets like aircraft and helicopters. the missile is initially injected into a wide beam.

LCC prepares the missile for launch in real time and carries out ground guidance computation. it activates the radar seeker to search for the target missile and guides itself to intercept the target. Multiple PAD and AAD interceptors can be launched against a target for high kill probability. so the decision not to make the system operational is likely to require selection of an alternative system andmodification of the warships that were to use the Trishul missile. namely the Prithvi Air Defence (PAD) missile for high altitude interception. After performing all these functions. PAD was tested in November 2006. Program AD The Indian Ballistic Missile Defense Program is an initiative to develop and deploy a multilayered ballistic missile defense system to protect India from ballistic missile attacks. followed by AAD in December 2007. radars. It can also decide the number of interceptors required for the target for an assured kill probability. MCC performs target classification. after United States. target assignment and kill assessment. It receives information from various sources such as radars and satellites which is then processed by ten computers which run simultaneously. the MCC assigns the target to the LCC of a launch battery. The LCC starts computing the time to launch the interceptor based upon information received from a radar based on the speed. Russia and Israel. India became the fourth country to have successfully developed an Anti-ballistic missile system. All these are geographically distributed and connected by a secure communication network. altitude and flight path of the target. and the Advanced Air Defence (AAD) Missile for lower altitude interception.for the Russian-designed OSA-AKM (SA-8b Gecko) self-propelled SAM system. After the interceptor is launched. The deployed system would consist of many launch vehicles. it is a double-tiered system consisting of two interceptor missiles. The MCC is connected to all other elements of the defense through a WAN. When the interceptors close onto the target missile. Phase I . which will intercept missiles at exoatmospheric altitudes of 50±80 km (31±50 mi) and the AAD missile for interception at endoatmospheric altitudes of up to 30 km (19 mi). it is provided target information from the radar through a datalink. The Indian Navy had designed recent warships to include the Trishul as their armament. The two-tiered shield should be able to intercept any incoming missile launched 5.[1][2] Introduced in light of the ballistic missile threat from Pakistan. It also acts as a decision support system for the commander. This lead to an expansion of the Indian procurement of theIsraeli-built Barak SAM system. Launch Control Centers (LCC) and the Mission Control Center (MCC). The MCC is the software intensive system of the ballistic missile defense system.000 kilometers away. With the test of the PAD missile. The two-tiered BMD System consists of the PAD.

solid fuel propelled second stage with gas thruster.000 km (190 to 1.Prithvi Air Defence (PAD) Prithvi Air Defence (PAD) Type Place of origin In service Manufacturer Produced Specifications Detonation mechanism Engine Exo-atmospheric ballisticmissile India Under development DRDO 26 November 2006 Anti- Proximity Two Stage Liquid fuel propelled first stage with two propellants and oxidizers. Guidance is provided by an intertial navigation system with mid-course updates from LRTR and active radar homing in the terminal phase. Based on the Prithvi missile. Further development led to the improvement of the interception range to the 80 to 50 km (50 to 31 mi) range. a technology that until now has only been used by the US and Russia.[10] PAD has capability to engage the 300 to 2. PAD is a two stage missile with a maximum interception altitude of 80 km (50 mi). LRTR is the target acquisition and fire control radar for the PAD missile. The first stage is a liquid fuelled motor while the second stage is solid fuelled.200 mi) class of ballistic missiles at a speed of Mach 5. The improved missile will utilize a gimbaled directional warhead. It is an active phased array radar having capability to track 200 targets at a range of 600 km (370 mi).[15][10] It has maneuver thrusters which can generate a lateral acceleration of more than 5 gs at 50 km (31 mi) altitude. This technology allows for a smaller . 80 km[14] >Mach 5 Inertial Navigation System Ground-based mid-course correction Active radar homing (Terminal phase) 8 x 8 Tatra TEL (Transporter erector launcher) Propellant Flight altitude Speed Guidance system Launch platform The Prithvi Air Defence (PAD) is an anti-ballistic missile developed to intercept incoming ballistic missiles outside of the atmosphere (exo-atmospheric).

Guidance is similar to that of PAD: it has an inertial navigation system. 1. Type Place of origin In service Manufacturer Produced Specifications Weight Length Diameter Detonation mechanism Engine Propellant Flight ceiling Speed Guidance system Launch platform EndoatmosphericAntiballisticmissile India Under development DRDO 6 December 2007 1.200 kg 7.2 t (1.5 m (1 ft 8 in).5 m (25 ft) tall.3 ST) and a diameter of less than 0. It is 7. On 6 December 2007.5 m Kinetic Kill (Hit-to-Kill) Single Stage[20] Solid fuel 30 km SAM operational range = 150200 km Mach 4.Advanced Air Defence (AAD) Advanced Air Defence (AAD) Advanced Air Defense (AAD) missile being launched during Electronic Target Trials on 2 December 2007 from Wheeler's Island Test Range in Orissa. The endo-atmospheric interception was carried out at an altitude of 15 km (9.2 LT. weighs around 1.3 mi).5 m <0. The interceptor and all the elements performed in a copy book fashion . AAD successfully intercepted a modified Prithvi-II missile acting as an incoming ballistic missile enemy target. AAD is single stage.5 Inertial Navigation System Mid-course update Active radar homing (Terminal phase) 8 x 8 Tatra TEL (Transporter erector launcher) Advanced Air Defence (AAD) is an anti-ballistic missile designed to intercept incoming ballistic missiles in the endo-atmosphere at an altitude of 30 km (19 mi). solid fuelled missile. midcourse updates from ground based radar and active radar homing in the terminal phase.

allowing it to be operational by 2013. It will have an IIR seeker for its kill vehicle as well. the scientists have said that the AAD missile could be modified into a new extended range (up to 150 km (93 mi)) surfaceto-air missile that could be possibly named as µAshvin¶. These high speed missiles (AD-1 and AD-2) are being developed to intercept ballistic missiles with a range of around 5.S. The PDV will replace the PAD with a far more capable missile and will complete the Phase 1 of the BMD system. The DRDO plans to upgrade the capacity of Swordfish to 1. The PDV is said to be a two solid stage hypersonic anti-ballistic missile similar in class to the THAAD. India is also planning to develop a laser based weapon system as part of its defense to intercept and destroy missiles soon after they are launched towards the country. These missiles will travel at hypersonic speeds and will require radars with scan capability of over 1. The new missile will be similar to the THAAD missile deployed by the U.000 km (3.000 km (3. Comparison of the missiles(category wise) MISSILE PROPELLANT MODE RANGE (MILES)MISSILE PROPELLANT MODE RANGE (MILES) . Delhi. Whereupon Phase 2 development will take over for protection against missiles of the 5.500 km (930 mi) to successfully intercept the target.A. Due to two successful interceptor missile tests carried out by India. The PDV is designed to take out the target missile at altitudes above 150 km (93 mi).validating the endo-atmospheric layer of the defense system.100 mi). Phase 2 y y Two new anti ballistic missiles that can intercept IRBM/ICBMs are being developed.500 km by 2011. The first test flight of the missile is expected in 2011. The launch was also shown through a video link at a control room of DRDO at Bhawan. The PDV is intended to replace the existing PAD in the PAD/AAD combination. PDV .[22] Swordfish RADAR Swordfish is the target acquisition and fire control radar for the BMD system. The LRTR currently has a range of 600 km (370 mi) to 800 km (500 mi) and can spot objects as small as a cricket ball.100 mi) range class. The test trials of these two systems are expected to take place in 2011.

MISSILE PROPELLANT DEPLOYMENT_MODE MAX_RANGE (MILES) SRBM RUSSIA SCUD B Liquid Road-mobile 185 (SS-1c Mod 1) SS-1c Mod 2 Liquid Road-mobile 150+ SS-21 Mod 2 Solid Road-mobile 43 SS-21 Mod 3 Solid Road-mobile 75 SS-26 Solid Road-mobile 185+ Iskander-E Solid Road-mobile 170+ CHINA CSS-6 Mod 1 Solid Road-mobile 370 CSS-6 Mod 2 Solid Road-mobile 550+ CSS-6 Mod 3 Solid Road-mobile 450+ CSS-7 Mod 1 Solid Road-mobile 185 CSS-7 Mod 2 Solid Road-mobile 370 CSS-8 1st stage: solid Road-mobile 93 2nd stage: liquid B611 Solid Road-mobile 93 NORTH KOREA SCUD B Liquid Road-mobile 185 SCUD C Liquid Road-mobile 310 Toksa Solid Road-mobile 75 ER SCUD Liquid Road-mobile 435-625 INDIA Prithvi I Liquid Road-mobile 93 Prithvi II Liquid Road-mobile 155 Dhanush Liquid Ship-based 250 Agni I Solid Road-mobile 435 PAKISTAN Hatf-1 Solid Road-mobile 50 .

250+ Fewer than 10 Agni III 2 Solid Rail-mobile 2.Shaheen I Solid Road-mobile 280+ Ghaznavi Solid Road-mobile 250 IRAN Fateh-110 Solid Road-mobile 120+ Shahab I Liquid Road-mobile 185 Shahab II Liquid Road-mobile 310 CSS-8 Solid/Liquid Road-mobile 93 SYRIA SCUD D Liquid Road-mobile 435 MISSILE NO.100+ Fewer than 50 CSS-5 Conventional 2 Solid Mobile 1.250+ Unknown .OF STAGES PROPELLANT DEPLOYMENT_MODE MAX_RANGE (MILES) China CSS-2 1 Liquid Transportable 1.000+ Fewer than 50 India Agni II 2 Solid Rail-mobile 1.100 Fewer than 30 CSS-5 ASBM 2 Solid Mobile 900+ Not Yet Deployed Saudi Arabia (Chinese-produced) CSS-2** 1 Liquid Transportable 1.000+ Not yet deployed Pakistan Ghauri 1 Liquid Road-mobile 800 Fewer than 50 Shaheen II 2 Solid Road-mobile 1.750 Fewer than 50 (Limited Mobility) North Korea No Dong 1 Liquid Road-mobile 800 Fewer than 50 IRBM 1 Liquid Mobile 2.900 5 to 10 (Limited Mobility) CSS-5 Mod 1 2 Solid Road-mobile 1.100+ Fewer than 50 CSS-5 Mod 2 2 Solid Road-mobile 1.

500+ 104 SS-18 Mod 5 2 + PBV 10 Liquid Silo 6.OF STAGES WARHEADS PER MISSILE PROPELLANT DEPLOYMENT_MODE MAX_RANGE (MILES) NO.200+ New MRBM 2 Solid Road-mobile 1.000+ Fewer than 15 North Korea .200+ Not yet deployed IRBM/ICBM Undetermined UndeterminedUndeterminedUndeterminedUndetermined ICBM MISSILE NO.000+ (total for Mods 4 & 5) SS-19 Mod 3 2 + PBV 6 Liquid Silo 5.500+ 122 SS-25 3 + PBV 1 Solid Road-mobile 7.000 201 SS-27 Mod 1 3 + PBV 1 Solid Silo & road-mobile 7. OF LANUNCHERS Russia SS-18 Mod 4 2 + PBV 10 Liquid Silo 5.500+ Fewer than 15 CSS-10 Mod 2 3 1 Solid Road-mobile 7.Iran Shahab 3 1 Liquid Road-mobile 800 Fewer than 50 (All Variants) Shahab 3 Variant 1 Liquid Road-mobile 1.000 54 SS-27 Mod-X-2 3 + PBV Multiple Solid Silo & road-mobile 7.000 Not yet deployed China CSS-3 2 1 Liquid Silo & transportable 3.000+ About 20 CSS-10 Mod 1 3 1 Solid Road-mobile 4.400+ 10 to 15 CSS-4 Mod 2 2 1 Liquid Silo 8.

Taepo Dong 2 2 1 Liquid Undetermined 3.400+ Not yet deployed SUBMARINE LAUNCHED BALLISTIC MISSILE .

range(Miles) no.of Stages warheads per Missile booster Propellant submarine Class max.Missile NO. ofLaunch Tubes .

SWEDEN.000+ 12. Not yet deployed (Bulava) (BOREY) TYPHOON 20. RUSSIA Brahmos-A Air Conventional 150+ 2010+ ISRAEL Popeye Turbo Air Conventional 200+ 2002 PAKISTAN RA¶AD Air Conventional or Nuclear 200 Undetermined Babur Ground Conventional or Nuclear 200 Undetermined RUSSIA .000+ 16. LAND ATTACK CRUISE MISSILES System Launch Mode Warhead Type max. Not yet deployed CSS-NX-14/JL-2 3 1 Solid JIN 4. Not yet deployed CHINA CSS-NX-3/JL-1 2 1 Solid XIA 1.Range (miles) IOC CHINA YJ-63 Air Conventional Undetermined Undetermined DH-10 Undetermined Conventional or nuclear Undetermined Undetermined FRANCE APACHE-AP Air Submunitions 100+ 2002 SCALP-EG Air and ship Penetrator 300+ 2003 Naval SCALP Sub and Surface Ship Penetrator 300+ 2010+ UAE BLACK Air Penetrator 250+ 2006 SHAHEEN* GERMANY.500+ 12.RUSSIA SS-N-18 2 + PBV 3 Liquid DELTA III 3. SPAIN KEPD-350 Air Penetrator 220+ 2004 INDIA.500+ 96 SS-N-20 3 + PBV 10 Solid TYPHOON 5.000+ 96 SS-NX-32 3+PBV 6 Solid DOLGORUKIY 5. Not yet deployed INDIA Sagarika Undetermined UndeterminedUndeterminedUndetermined 180+ Not yet deployed Note: All ranges are approximate.500+ 40 SS-N-23/Sineva 3+PBV 4 Liquid DELTA IV 5.

*The BLACK SHAHEEN is an export version of the SCALP-EG. Single warhead. 1000 kg SRBM Single warhead. Ballistic Missiles of the World India Designation Agni (technical demonstrator) Agni-1 Alternate Name Class Payload Range (km) 700-1200 Status Obsolete MRBM Single warhead.500+ Operational Kh-555 Air Conventional Undetermined Undetermined New GLCM Ground Conventional less than 300 Undetermined 3M-14E Ship. 500 kg or SLBM P-3. The effective system range may be greatly increased by the range of the launch platform.500+ Operational SS-N-21 Submarine Nuclear 1. Prithvi 3 300 Development . 1000 kg 2000 unknown 700-1200 Operational Agni-2 2000-3500 Operational Agni-3 Agni-4/5 Dhanush IRBM ICBM 3500-5000 5000-6000 350 Development Development Operational SRBM Single warhead. 2000 kg IRBM Single warhead. & Ground Conventional 185+ Undetermined SOUTH AFRICA MUPSOW Air and ground Conventional 125+ 2002 Torgos Air and ground Conventional 185+ 2006+ TAIWAN Wan Chien Air Conventional 150+ 2006 HF-2E Ground Conventional Undetermined Undetermined UNITED KINGDOM Storm Shadow Air Penetrator 300+ 2003 Note: All ranges are approximate and represent the range of the missile only. Submarine.AS-4 Air Conventional or nuclear 185+ Operational AS-15 Air Nuclear 1. Prithvi SSSRBM.

350 Prithvi SS-150 P-1. 450 to 1000 kg Single warhead Range (km) 800-1200 Status Terminated Project T Scud B variant SRBM 450 Operational France Designation Hadès M-20 M-4 Alternate Name Class Payload Range (km) 480 3000 Status Terminated Obsolete Obsolete SRBM Single warhead SLBM Single warhead SLBM 6 MRV warheads 4000-5000 . 500-1000 kg 150 Operational Prithvi SS-250 P-2.000 kg SRBM Single warhead. Prithvi 1 SLBM 500 to 1000 kg SRBM Single warhead. 400 kg Range (km) 150 Status Unknown Egypt Designation Badr 2000 Alternate Name Class Vector SRBM Payload Single warhead. Prithvi 2 250 Operational Argentina Designation Alacran Alternate Name Class SRBM Payload Single warhead. 1.

1000 kg Range (km) 350 Status Obsolete Iran Designation Fateh A-110 Alternate Name Class Payload Range (km) 210 Status Operational Mershad. 1000 kg 6000-8000 Operational Development Pluton S-3 P-2 P-3 120 3500 Obsolete Obsolete Germany Designation V-2 Alternate Name A-4 Class SRBM Payload Single warhead.M-45 M-51 M-5 SLBM 6 MRV warheads 5300 SLBM 6 MIRV warheads SRBM Single warhead IRBM Single warhead. Ashoura IRBM 2200 Development . 500 kg Ghadr-110 M-11 variant 1800 400 Unknown Unknown M-9 variant SRBM Single warhead. Zelzal-2 SRBM Single warhead. variant 500 kg IRBM DF-11/CSS7/Tondar 68/Ghadr DF-15/CSS-6 SRBM Single warhead. 320 kg 1000 800 Unknown Sajjil Sajjil-2.

985 kg SRBM Single warhead. 770 kg MRBM Single warhead. Ghadr-1 MRBM 800kg 1500-2500 Operational MRBM IRBM or ICBM Single warhead 2000-3000 4000+ Development Development Shahab 6 ICBM Single warhead or SLV SRBM Single warhead 6000+ Development Zelzal-1/2/3 125/200/150-400 Operational Iraq Designation Ababil-100 Al Aabed Alternate Name Class Sakr. Shehab-1 'Scud C' Variant SRBM Single warhead.200 or 800 kg 300 km Operational Shahab 2 500 km Operational Shahab 3 800-1300 km Operational Shahab 3 variants Shahab 4 Shahab 5 Shahab 3A/B. 225 kg Al Abbas 900 Terminated . 750 kg SRBM Single warhead. 1. Al Fatah SRBM Payload Single warhead Range (km) 150+ 2000 Status Terminated Terminated MRBM Single warhead.Shahab 1 Scud B Variant.

Al Hijara Al-Samed SRBM SRBM Single warhead Single warhead. 1000 kg IRBM Jericho 3 YA-4 1000 to 1300 kg 4800-6500 Development Libya Designation Al Fatah Alternate Name Class Itisslat Payload Range (km) 1300-1500 Status Development MRBM Single warhead. 300 kg 150 630 Terminated Unknown Al Samoud SRBM 200 Unknown IRBM IRBM 900-3000 Terminated Israel Designation Jericho 1 Jericho 2 Alternate Name Class YA-1 YA-3 Payload Range (km) 500 1500 Status Obsolete Operational SRBM Single warhead MRBM Single warhead.Al Fatah Al Hussein Project 1728. 450 kg SRBM Single warhead Condor 2 900 Terminated Scud B variant 300 Operational North Korea . 500 kg SRBM Single warhead. 500 kg Single warhead.

Pekdosan 2 SLV Single warhead 5000 Development ICBM Single warhead 6000-9000 Development Pakistan Designation Alternate Name Class Payload Range (km) Status . 985 kg SRBM Single warhead. No Dong A Ro-dong 2.IRBM 25 Ro-dong 1.200 kg MRBM Single warhead 1300 Operational No Dong 2 1500-3000 Unknown Scud B variant SRBM Single warhead. No Dong B Hwasong 5 No Dong 1 MRBM Single warhead.Designation KN-02 Musudan Alternate Name Class SS-21 variant Payload Range (km) 120-160 3200 Status Operational Unknown BSRBM 485 kg 1000-1200 No Dong B. 1. 500 kg MRBM Single warhead 300 km Operational Scud C variant Hwasong 6 500 Operational Scud D variant Hwasong 7 700 Operational Taep'o Dong 1 Moksong 1. Pekdosan 1 2000 Operational Taep'o Dong 1 SLV Taep'o Dong 2 Moksong 2. 700 kg SRBM Single warhead. BM.

500 kg Abdali SRBM Single warhead. 700 kg 1500-1800 Operational Hatf 6 Shaheen 2 2500 Operational People's Republic of China Designation B-611 CSS-1 DF-2 Alternate Name Class Payload 300 MRBM Single warhead. 250 to 450 kg SRBM Single warhead SRBM Single warhead. 1500 kg Range (km) 250 1250 Status Development Obsolete . 700 kg SRBM Single warhead.Hatf 1 BSRBM Single warhead. 1200 kg IRBM Single warhead 1300 Operational Hatf 5 (Ghauri3) Hatf 5A Ghauri 2 3000-3500 Development MRBM Single warhead. 700 kg MRBM Single warhead. 700 kg 70 (Hatf 1) or 100 Operational (Hatf 1A/1B) 180-200 Operational Hatf 2 Hatf 2A Hatf 3 Abdali Ghaznavi 300 290 Operational Operational Hatf 4 Shaheen 1/Tarmuk 750 Operational Hatf 5 Ghauri 1/Mark III MRBM Single warhead.

000 1050 to 1750 kg (DF-31A) 2150 Operational CSS-N-3 (JL-1) JL-1/JL-21/Giant SLBM Single warhead. DF-3A IRBM Single warhead. 2150 kg Single warhead.000-14. 500 kg SRBM Single warhead. 2200 kg Single warhead.000 (DF-31).CSS-2 (DF-3. 3 to 5 MIRV. 10. ASBM 500 kg SRBM Single warhead. Single warhead. Operational . 800 kg SRBM Single warhead. 190 or 250 kg DF-31/DF-31A ICBM 50-150 Unknown CSS-9 (DF31/DF-31A) Single warhead or 8. DF-3A) CSS-3 (DF-4) DF-3. 600 kg MRBM. 500kg Operational CSS-5 Mod 2 (DF-21A/B) CSS-6 (DF15/M-9) CSS-7 (DF-11) DF-21A 2500 Operational DF-15/M-9 600 Operational DF-11/M-11 280-350 Operational CSS-7 Mod 2 (DF-11A) CSS-8 (M-7) DF-11A 350-530 Operational M-7. Project 8610 SRBM Single warhead. 3200 kg 2150 Operational CSS-5 (DF-21) DF-21 MRBM Single warhead. 3900 kg 2650-2800 Operational DF-4 IRBM 4750 Operational CSS-4 (DF-5) DF-5 ICBM 12000 Operational CSS-4 (DF-5A) DF-5A ICBM Single warhead or 13000 4 to 6 MIRV.

2500kg Development CSS-X-10 (DF41) DF-41 Unknown DF-25 MRBM Single warhead. RS-10 2 SS-11 Mod 3 SS-12 Sego.500 12000 Operational Obsolete SS-11 Mod 1 and Sego.Wave-1 CSS-N-3 (JL-1A) JL-1A. 200 to 457 kg ICBM ICBM 6 MIRV Single warhead RS-24 Yantz/Yahres 10. OTR. .SRBM Single warhead. 2500-3000 1000 or 2000 kg BSRBM Single warhead MRBM Single warhead 80 1000 Development Guided WM-80 Guardian 2 M-18 Operational Terminated Russian Federation Designation FROG-7B Alternate Name Class R-65/Luna M Payload Range (km) 68 Status Operational BSRBM Single warhead. 500 kg 2500 Unknown CSS-NX-5/CSS. JL-21A 600 kg SLBM Single warhead. 1050 to 2800 kg ICBM Single warhead or 12000-14000 6 to 10 MIRV. RS-10 ICBM 3 MRV warheads 10300-12000 900 Obsolete Obsolete Scaleboard.JL-2 NX-4 (JL-2) SLBM Single warhead or 8000 3-8 MIRV.

RS14/Temp-2S Spanker. RS-12 ICBM 1. RS-20B ICBM 11.000 Obsolete Terminated Terminated SS-18 Mod 3 Satan. RS-20V Stiletto. RS-16 Satan. RS-20V Satan.22 SS-13 Mod 1 Savage.000 Terminated SS-18 Mod 4 Satan. RS-18. RS-20V ICBM 11000 Operational SS-18 Mod 5 SS-18 Mod 6 SS-19 Mod 1 Satan. 2550 kg 11000 4 or 10 MIRV Single warhead and decoys 10 MIRV warheads 10 MIRV warheads 10 MIRV 1 RV 6 MIRV warheads 10200 11. RS-16 ICBM 9000 Obsolete SS-17 Mod 1 ICBM 10200 Obsolete SS-17 Mod 2 SS-18 Mod 1 SS-18 Mod 2 Spanker. 600 kg Single warhead.250 kg Single warhead. UR-100 ICBM ICBM ICBM 11000 16000 9000 Operational Operational Terminated . 2550 kg 10200 Obsolete SS-13 Mod 2 Savage.200-16. RS-20A ICBM ICBM ICBM 4 MIRV. 500 kg Single warhead. RS-20A Satan. 1000 kg 4 MIRV warheads. RS-12 ICBM 10600 Obsolete SS-16 Sinner.

075 kg SRBM Single warhead. Tochka-U BSRBM Single warhead. 1. UR-100NU Scunner.500 kg IRBM 3 MIRV warheads 600 Obsolete SS-20 Saber. 950 kg SRBM Single warhead. RS-22. 600 kg SRBM Single warhead.SRBM Single warhead.SS-19 Mod 2 Stiletto. Tochka 482 kg Scarab B. R-2 SRBM Single warhead 1. 985 kg SRBM Single warhead. 985 kg 270 Obsolete SS-1B 'Scud A' R-11 190 Operational SS-1C 'Scud B' R-17 300 Operational SS-1D 'Scud C' 550 Unknown SS-1E 'Scud D' 300 SS-2 Sibling. Oka 716 to 772 kg Scalpel. OTR-23. RS-18. OTR21. SRBM Single warhead. Molodets ICBM 10 MIRV warheads 500 Obsolete SS-24 10000 Terminated . Pioneer. RT-23U. R-1 ICBM 6 MIRV warheads 10000 Operational SS-1A SRBM Single warhead. OTR. 21. RSD-10 4700 Obsolete SS-21 A Scarab A. 482 kg 70 Operational SS-21 B 120 Operational SS-23 Spider.

480 to 700 kg ICBM Single warhead 280-400 Operational SS-27 10500 Operational SS-3 MRBM Single warhead. 10300 km.Obsolete 5. R-12 Obsolete SS-5 Skean.630 kg IRBM 2000 Obsolete SS-4 Sandel. R-9 ICBM Single warhead.400 kg (R-7). R-7 8000 km.SS-25 Sickle. 7A 9500 or 12000 3. 3 MRV warheads Obsolete SS-9 Scarp. 5. 1. R-16 ICBM SS-8 Sasin. Iskander. R-14 Single warhead or 4500 2 MRV.700 kg (R-7A) Single warhead. 15500 3. R.300 to 2. R-36 ICBM . RS-12M. 11000 1475 to 2200 kg Obsolete SS-7 Saddler. 1000 kg 10500 Operational SS-26 SRBM Single warhead.350 kg (nuclear version) MRBM Single warhead. RS12M1/M2 Shyster. R-5 Single warhead. 1200 1.500 kg and 1. 6. ICBM Topol Stone. Tender Topol-M. R-7 ICBM Single warhead. 16000 Obsolete 1650 to 2100 kg Single warhead.950 kg (Mod 1). 1.000 kg (Mod 3).155 kg Obsolete SS-6 Sapwood.825 kg (Mod 2).

R-29RM.3000 MRV (Mod 3) 7800 Obsolete SS-N-8 Mod 1 Sawfly. Shetal/Shtil R-13 8300 Operational SS-N-23 SLBM 4 MIRV 8300 warheads. RS-16 SLBM Single warhead SLBM 3 MIRV warheads 3900 6500 Obsolete Operational SS-N-18 Mod 1 Stingray. SLBM Single warhead R-29.2500 km. R-21 1420 Obsolete SS-N-6 Serb.6. Vysota Sawfly. RSM50. Volyna SS-N-18 Mod 2 Stingray. RSM50.800 kg SLBM Single warhead. 2. R-29R. SLBM Single warhead SS-N-8 Mod 2 9100 Obsolete . 1. RSM50. RSM-40. Volyna SS-N-20 SLBM Single warhead 8000 Terminated SLBM 7 MIRV warheads 6500 Terminated Sturgeon. Obsolete (Mod 1 and 2). RSM-40. 1.SLBM 10 MIRV 52. R-27 SLBM Single warhead Mod 1 .000 kg (Mod 4) SS-N-17 Snipe.598 kg SLBM Single warhead. 3 Mod 2/3 . R-39 warheads Skiff. RSM. R-29R. Volyna SS-N-18 Mod 3 Stingray. RSM-54.180 kg 560 Operational SS-N-4 Obsolete SS-N-5 Sark.

SRBM Hercules variant Payload Single warhead Range (km) 180 Status Operational Syria Designation M-11 variant Alternate Name Class DF-11/CSS-7 SRBM Payload Single warhead.000 2500 Terminated Development SS-X-10 SS-X-14 Scrag. Vysota SS-NX-28 SS-NX-30 Bark. RT-20 ICBM Single warhead. RT-1 500 kg Scrooge. Range (km) 280 Status Operational . 545 or 1410 kg SS-X-15 6000 Terminated Serbia and Montenegro Designation K-15 Krajina Scud B variant Alternate Name Class SRBM SRBM Single warhead Payload Range (km) 150 400 Status Unknown Terminated South Korea Designation NHK-1/2 Alternate Name Class Hyon Mu. Grom Bulava SLBM 75-150kT 8300 (MIRV) or 500kT ICBM Single warhead 8.R-29. MRBM Single warhead. Nike. GR-1 Terminated Terminated Scapegoat/Scamp.

350 kg Turkey Designation Project J Alternate Name Class Toros SRBM Payload Single warhead Range (km) 150 Status Unknown United States of America Designation Atlas D Atlas E/F Alternate Name Class MGM-16 MGM-16 ICBM ICBM Payload Range (km) Status Obsolete Obsolete Single Mk 3/4 RV 14000 Single MK 4 RV 14000 . 320 kg Single warhead 800 Unknown Scud B/C/D variants SRBM Operational Taiwan Designation ChingFeng Ti Ching Tien Chi Tien Ma 1 Sky Halberd Sky Horse Alternate Name Class Green Bee Payload Range (km) 130 1000-1500 Status Unknown Development Unknown 950 Terminated BSRBM Single warhead MRBM SRBM SRBM Single warhead.800 kg M-9 variant DF-15/CSS-6 SRBM Single warhead.

160 kg SRBM Single warhead. 560 kg SRBM Single warhead.Guided MLRS Jupiter Lance MGM-140A Block 1 MGM-140B Block 1A M30/M31 SM-78 MGM-52 M39 BSRBM Single warhead 70 Operational Obsolete Operational Operational MRBM Single Mk 3/4 RV 2400 BSRBM Single warhead SRBM Single warhead. MX ICBM ICBM 10 MIRV Mk 21 9600 RVs 740 Development Terminated Pershing I MGM-31A SRBM Single warhead Obsolete . 13000 or 12A. or 21 on PBV plus penetration aids Operational Minuteman IV Peacekeeper LGM-118. 213 or 247 kg 130 165 M39A1 300 Operational MGM-164 Block M39A3 2 MGM-168 Block 4A Minuteman I Minuteman II LGM-30A/B LGM-30F 140 Terminated 270 Operational ICBM ICBM Single Mk 11 RV 10000 Single Mk 11C RV plus penetration aids 12500 Obsolete Obsolete Minuteman III LGM-30G ICBM 3 MIRV Mk 12. 268 kg SRBM Single warhead.

Pershing II Polaris A-1 Polaris A-2 Polaris A-3 Poseidon C-3 Redstone MGM-31B UGM-27 UGM-27 UGM-27 UGM-73 SSM-A-14 MRBM Single warhead 1800 Obsolete Obsolete Obsolete Obsolete Obsolete Obsolete SLBM Single Mk 1 RV 2200 SLBM Single Mk 1 RV 2800 SLBM 3 Mk 2 RVs 4630 SLBM 8-14 MIRV RVs 4630 SRBM Single warhead. Midgetman SM-75 MGM-25a LGM-25C UGM-96 ICBM 135 Obsolete Small ICBM Terminated Thor Titan 1 Titan 2 Trident C-4 MRBM Single Mk 2 RV 2700 ICBM ICBM Single Mk 4 RV 10000 Single Mk 6 RV 15000 7400 Obsolete Obsolete Obsolete Obsolete SLBM 8 MIRV Mk 4 RVs Trident D-5 UGM-133 SLBM 8 MIRV Mk 4 or 12000 Mk 5 RVs SLBM Operational Trident E-6 Development . 3.580 kg 400 Sergeant M-15. MGM-29 BSRBM Single warhead. 500 kg MGM-135A.

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