BrahMos missile launch features enhanced operational capabilities (MP)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated scientists and engineers after India successfully tested a new version of the BrahMos supersonic ground-to-ground cruise missile with a range of around 400 km.
“The Brahmos Supersonic Cruise Missile has taken another milestone with a successful test launch featuring enhanced operational capabilities and additional native technologies. Congratulations to all scientists and engineers. @DRDO_India @BrahMosMissile,” he tweeted.
The missile was fired from an integrated test field at Balasore in Odisha.
The missile, with a number of locally developed subsystems, was flight tested from a land-based mobile launcher for a designated range at 10:30 am from the Balasore Integrated Test Area.
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