Military Periscope Logo



Country of Origin: India


The Trishul (Trident) was a short-range missile that was intended for anti-air and anti-missile operation in all three of India's armed services. Some sources also indicated the Trishul could have had an anti-ship role.

The missile was designed to counter low-level attacks by aircraft and sea-skimming missiles. It was all-weather capable and had a quick reaction time, taking only 6 seconds to launch a missile from the time it detected a target.

The missile carried a 12.1 lb (5.5...

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC

Contract Number: LCFDL24D0002

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

©Military Periscope 2024

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.