28 Feb '17, 5am

India prepares Israeli SPYDER Air Defence Missile System for Pakistan border

India prepares Israeli SPYDER Air Defence Missile System for Pakistan border

The Indian Air Force will in the next few weeks finish weaving a security web with the Israeli SPYDER air defence missile system on the western borders in a bid to strengthen its preparedness to strike down any aerial threat from Pakistan. The induction process was delayed by over three years due to the nonavailability of Czech-made Tatra trucks on which the missiles were to be carried. "The SPYDER missile system is already in the process of deployment along the western borders where it will help in tackling any aircraft, cruise missile, surveillance plane or drone that tries to violate our airspace," senior defence sources told MAIL TODAY. WHAT IS SPYDER? The SPYDER (Surface-to-air PYthon and DERby) is a low-level, quick reaction missile (LLQRM) to neutralise hostile targets up to 15 km away and at heights between 20 and 9,000 metres. The Python-5 is currently the most ca...

Full article: http://www.defencenews.in/article.aspx?id=250725

Tweets

India prepares Israeli SPYDER air defence missile system for Pakistan border

India prepares Israeli SPYDER air defence missi...

defenceforumindia.com 28 Feb '17, 7am

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/...rael-air-defence-missile-system/1/893019.html The Indian Air Force will in the next ...

India and Israel team up for new army air-defen...

defensenews.com 01 Mar '17, 4pm

NEW DELHI - India and Israel will co-develop and produce a medium-range surface-to-air missile for use by the Indian Army ...

Powerful G7, India and Afghanistan will lead FATF's Economic Sanctions against Pakistan

Powerful G7, India and Afghanistan will lead FA...

defencenews.in 28 Feb '17, 3am

Yesterday the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), led by the G7 countries, put Pakistan on a three-month warning regarding...

This story. Must read for keyboard warriors.

defenceforumindia.com 28 Feb '17, 9am

we are exemption from all other armies around the world, as all armies send soldiers first then commanders which is opposi...

India will commence sealing borders with Pak from an Air attack in 2 months

India will commence sealing borders with Pak fr...

defencenews.in 01 Mar '17, 1pm

India will be sealing its western borders with Pakistan from any aerial attack in the next two months, deploying the Isare...

Will approach India for Balochistan's freedom: ...

defenceforumindia.com 27 Feb '17, 2pm

's freedom has said that he would approach friends like India to seek help for their cause. Amir Ahmed Suleman Daud, offic...

Homegrown Supersonic Low-Altitude Interceptor Missile Test-Fired

Homegrown Supersonic Low-Altitude Interceptor M...

defencenews.in 01 Mar '17, 12pm

India on Wednesday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed supersonic interceptor missile capable of destroying...

India test-fires Anti-Ship Missile from Made In India Submarine - INS Kalvari

India test-fires Anti-Ship Missile from Made In...

defencenews.in 02 Mar '17, 1pm

The Indian Navy successfully conducted maiden firing of an AntiShip missile from first of Kalvari class submarines, during...

PM Modi clears Rs 17,000 crore Air Defence Missile Deal with Israel

PM Modi clears Rs 17,000 crore Air Defence Miss...

defencenews.in 23 Feb '17, 5am

Giving a strong push to India-Israel defence ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday cleared a mega deal for the A...

India investing heavily to develop indigenous Unmanned Combat Systems

India investing heavily to develop indigenous U...

defencenews.in 27 Feb '17, 12pm

India is investing in developing unmanned vehicles as it prepares for an approaching era of soldier-less battlefields desp...