Supersonic Missile BrahMos Successfully Test Fired


New Delhi. In yet another step towards strengthening the defence of the nation, Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos was successfully test-fired from a base in Odisha’s Chandipur on December 17, Defence sources said.

The land-attack version of the missile was test-fired from a mobile autonomous launcher at Launch Complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near here at around 8.30 am.

The trial of the surface-to-surface missile was successful, meeting all the parameters, the sources said.

The BrahMos missile is a medium-range ramjet supersonic cruise missile capable of being launched from submarines, ships, fighter jets or land.