Glossary - Defence

Sea state

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos was successfully flight-tested under extreme weather conditions ...

Central Armed Police Forces

CRPF is the largest Central Armed Police Force of the country entrusted with the responsibility of enabling the Government in maintaining rule of law, public order and internal security. ...

National Disaster Response Force - NDRF

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is a specialised force constituted "for the purpose of specialist response to a threatening disaster situation or disaster" under the Disaster Management Act, 2005 ...

Akash missile

Akash missile ...

Cruise missile

Cruise missile ...

Ballistic missile

Ballistic missile ...

Nirbhay missile

Nirbhay missile ...

Barak missiles

Final approvals for the procurement of 131 Barak missiles for the Navy ...