Medium-range ballistic missile


Medium-range ballistic missile
IRBM and MRBM missiles.

A medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM), is a type of ballistic missile with medium range, this last classification depending on the standards of certain organizations. Within the U.S. Department of Defense, a medium range missile is defined by having a maximum range of between 1,000 and 3,000 km1. In modern terminology, MRBMs are part of the wider grouping of theatre ballistic missiles, which includes any ballistic missile with a range of less than 3,500 km.

Specific MRBMs

  • Agni II (2,000–3,000 km)(India)India
  • Agni IV (2,500-3,500 km)(India)India

See also

References

  1. "Ballistic and Cruise Missile Threat", National Air and Space Intelligence Center 1031-0985-06



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