Brahmos and Brahmos-M size comparison.JPG

BrahMos and Brahmos-M on display at DefExpo 2014, New Delhi.
TypeSupersonic cruise missile
Place of origin India
 Russia
Service history
In serviceNovember 2006
Used byIndian Army
Indian Navy
Indian Airforce (awaiting)
Production history
ManufacturerDRDO
NPO Mashinostroeyenia
Unit costUS$ 2.73 million
VariantsSurface-launched
Submarine-launched
Air-launched
BrahMos-II
Specifications
Weight3,000 kg
2,500 kg (air-launched)
Length8.4 m
Diameter0.6 m
Warhead200–300 kg conventional semi-armour-piercing and nuclear

EngineFirst stage: solid propellant booster
Second stage: liquid-fueled ramjet
Operational
range
Approx. 300–500 km
Flight ceiling15 km]
Flight altitudeSea-skimming, as low as 3–4 meters
SpeedMach 2.8–3.0
Guidance
system
Mid-course guidance by INS
Terminal guidance by homing radar seeker
GPS/GLONASS/GAGAN satellite guidance using G3OM
Accuracy1 m[7]
Launch
platform
Ship, submarine, aircraft and land-based mobile launchers