11 Feb '18, 11pm

India’s Quest for Ballistic Missile Defense Shield https://t.co/QsEPP89q8l

India’s Quest for Ballistic Missile Defense Shield February 9, 2018 Modern Diplomacy: A BMD missile flights through three phases: boosts, mid-course and terminal. Usually the radar of the BMD missile intercepts the missile from the opponent’s side, then tracks the target through command and control system and finally fires the interceptor missile from the launcher truck. Other countries that have advanced missile system include the US, Russia, Israel and China. The leading BMD systems in the world are Patriot Advanced Capability-3, THAAD, S-400 Triumph and S-500.India with its aspirations for regional dominance has been trying to develop an indigenous (BMD) system since the late 90s with the start of Integrated Guided Missile Development Program (IGMDP). The Indian BMD programme is structured as a two-tiered system with Prithvi Air Defense (PAD) for high altitude intercept...

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