- BrahMos-II hypersonic cruise missile is currently under joint development of Russia and India.
- Research is in progress at Indian Institute of Science and Moscow Aviation Institute.
- Operational range for this revolutionary weapon has been restricted to 290 kilometres (180 mi).
- Its speed will be double that of the current BrahMos-I
- Russia is developing a special and secret fuel formula to enable the BrahMos-II to exceed Mach 5.