Akash Missile System
- Indigenously developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) under the Integrated Guided-Missile Development Programme (IGMDP)
- Mid-range surface-to-air anti-aircraft missile
- Supersonic speeds ranging from Mach 2.8 to 3.5
- Nuclear capable
- It is multi target, multi directional, all weather air-defence system consisting of surveillance and tracking radars.
- Akash is powered by Ramjet-rocket propulsion system