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IRBM:

see guided missileguided missile,
self-propelled, unmanned space or air vehicle carrying an explosive warhead. Its path can be adjusted during flight, either by automatic self-contained controls or remote human control. Guided missiles are powered either by rocket engines or by jet propulsion.
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The company's IRBM target program currently has a contract ceiling of USD 1.4 billion, including all options.
(3) However, this contest to conquer space before the Soviets was analogous to a dangerous, earthly American campaign to close a "confidence gap" that emerged when Sputnik caused the Eisenhower administration to fear "that the Soviets were leading the West in nuclear armament." (4) To reinforce Western interests, President Eisenhower secured the unanimous approval of NATO states to position intermediate-range ballistic missiles (IRBMs) in Europe, but only Britain, Italy, and Turkey actually agreed to host the weapons.
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Ashoura is a threestage solid-fuel IRBM with an estimated range of estimated 2,500 to 3,000 km and capable of carrying a nuclear warhead.
The parade featured a variety of ballistic missiles which can deliver nuclear warheads ranging from short-, medium-, to intermediate range ballistic missiles (IRBMs) and intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs).
Beyond the DF-21's range (roughly 1,750 km), China does not currently possess a conventionally armed IRBM capable of ranging Guam, but it has announced its intention to develop and deploy such a system by 2015.
The Program 437, another direct-ascent nuclear ASAT based on a modified Thor IRBM, reached initial operational capability in 1964.
The surface-to-surface nuclear-tipped intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) was test-fired by the Strategic Forces Command of the Indian Army, local media reported.
AgniII Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) has already been inducted into the services and today's test was carried out by the specially formed Strategic Forces Command of the Army as part of training exercise with logistic support provided by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the officials said.
Describing the test of the state-of-the-art missile as fully successful, ITR Director MVKV Prasad said, "It was a user trial conducted by the Army." Agni-II Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) has already been inducted into the services and today's test was carried out by the specially formed Strategic Forces Command of the Army as part of training exercise with logistic support provided by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the officials said.
Ayant deja assure les services de pas moins de sept joueurs, a savoir Cherfaoui, Bougueroua et Amiri (RC Arba), Kolli (JSM Cheraga), Sellami (CR Beni Thour), Lerdaoui (IB Khemis El Khechna) et le gardien de but Boukacem (IRBM Hadjout), la direction a enregistre hier la signature de trois autres elements.