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Nuclear-Capable Missile Prithvi II Successfully Test-Fired

Balasore: India successfully test-fired indigenously developed nuclear-capable missile Prithvi-II on Thursday night as part of a user trial by the Army from a test range off the Odisha coast. The trial of the surface-to-surface missile, which has a strike range of 350 km, was carried out from a mobile launcher from Launch Complex-III of the […]

Security heightened at Integrated Test Range in Chandipur

Balasore: Amidst prevailing tension between India and Pakistan, security has been beefed up at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Chandipur, Balasore. Speaking exclusively to OTV, Director of ITR, Binay Kumar, informed that extra security measures have been put in place at the ITR adding that electronic fencing, coastal surveillance radars, infrared imagery and total […]

Developing indigenous systems is ITR's focus: Binaya Kumar Das

Bhubaneswar: The Integrated Test Range (ITR), the premier DRDO laboratory at Chandipur in Balasore district has been awarded the prestigious Silicon Trophy for the year 2016 as the best Technological laboratory of DRDO besides the “Agni Award for Excellence in Self Reliance” for the year 2017. ITR Director Binaya Kumar Das received the awards from […]

Subsonic cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’ successfully test fired from Chandipur ITR

Balasore: India’s most sophisticated long range subsonic cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’, which failed its last test in December 2015, was successfully test fired, from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur here today. The indigenously-designed and developed missile with a strike range of 1,000 km was test launched from a specially-designed launcher at 10.30 am on […]

India test-fires indigenous guided lightweight bomb at ITR Chandipur

Balasore: India today successfully test-fired the Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon (SAAW), an indigenously-developed lightweight ‘glide bomb’ at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) here in Chandipur. As per official sources, a total of three tests with varied release conditions and ranges were carried out and all were successful. The guided bomb, released from an Indian Air Force […]

Integrated Test Range campaigns for green and clean India

Balasore: DRDO’s Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Odisha’s Balasore district has initiated a campaign for building a green and clean India. In order to spread awareness on protecting the environment, the ITR employees and support staff undertook a silent march at Balasore town yesterday carrying placards with “Swachhata hi Seva” written on them. “Everyone knows […]

Prithvi-II ballistic missile successfully test fired in Chandipur

Balasore: Prithvi-II ballistic missile was successfully test fired at 9.50 am today from the launch pad No.3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Balasore. The surface-to-surface medium range ballistic missile is a joint initiative of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL). The first test-fire of the missile […]

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India successfully test-fires Guided Pinaka rocket

New Delhi: India on Thursday successfully test-fired the Guided Pinaka rocket from Integrated Test Range (ITR) launch pad at Chandipur in Odisha. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chairman S. Christopher congratulated the scientists, industry and the armed forces for the successful flight test of the new rocket version. The […]

Subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay flight tested in Chandipur

Balasore: India today conducted the flight test of indigenously-designed and developed long range subsonic cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’ from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Odisha. However, there was no official word immediately about the outcome of the test flight. The sophisticated missile with a strike range of 1,000 km was test launched from […]

Test-fire of long range surface-to-air missile successful: DRDO

Balasore: A day after conducting its perfect trials, India today again successfully test-fired a new long range surface-to-air missile (LRSAM), developed jointly with Israel to strengthen its air defence capability, from a base off Odisha coast. The sophisticated LRSAM was test fired from the launch pad 3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur […]

Barak-8 surface-to-air ballistic missile test fired

Balasore: The surface-to-air ballistic missile Barak-8 was test fired today at Chandipur. According to sources, the missile was test fired at 10:13AM today from the launchpad-3 in Chandipur, Balasore. Another test-fire is scheduled to be held in the afternoon today, informed sources. The Barak-8 missile has been jointly developed by DRDO and Israel Aerospace Industries. […]

Barak-8 missile test-fired from Chandipur

Ballistic missile Barak-8 was test fired from launch pad no-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near here at 8:16 am today

Prithvi-II ballistic missile test-fired at Chandipur

Bhubaneswar: India on Tuesday test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile from a test range in Odisha. The missile, capable of carrying warheads weighing 500 kg to 1,000 kg, was test-fired as part of a user-trial by the Army from a mobile launcher at the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Balasore district, defence […]

ITR espionage: CB gets 4-day remand of Asif Ali

Balasore: The SDJM court here today allowed the Crime Branch of Odisha Police to take Meerut-based Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agent Asif Ali, an accused in the Naib Subedar Patan Kumar Poddar espionage case, on a four-day remand in connection with Integrated Test Range (ITR) information leak case. Ali, arrested in August last and currently lodged […]