Pakistani and Indian Missile Forces

Both India and Pakistan have several intermediate and short missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads.

Pakistani FlagPakistani Missiles

Type Range/Status Warhead
GHAURI Medium-range, liquid fueled, nuclear capable ballistic missile 1,000 miles with poor accuracy. Hours of preparation are needed before its use One-ton nuclear or conventional. Fewer than 10 available
SHAHEEN Medium-range, solid fueled, nuclear capable ballistic missile 460 miles. Can be fired within a half hour. Has been flight tested, but not yet fielded. One-ton nuclear or conventional
M-11/TARMUK Short-range, nuclear capable ballistic missile 190+ miles. Around 25-30 deployed. 1.8 ton nuclear or conventional

 

Indian FlagIndian Missiles

Type Range/Status Warhead
AGNI Medium-range, solid fueled, nuclear capable two-stage ballistic missile 1,500 miles. Can be fired within a half hour. Has been flight tested, but not yet fielded. One-ton nuclear or conventional.
PRITHVI SS-250 Short range, liquid fueled ballistic missile 90 miles for the Army version. 150 miles for the Air Force version. Neither are currently nuclear capable. Six hours of preparation are needed before use. A submarine verion is in development. It is to have a range of 215 miles. The army version can carry a one-ton warhead, the air force 1.1 ton.

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