India on Wednesday effectively test-fired an extended-range supersonic cruise missile BrahMos with indigenous boosters from a verify facility off the Odisha coast.
Sources said the missile was launched at spherical 10.30 am from a cell launcher from the Constructed-in Check out Range (ITR) in Balasore district.
The Indo-Russian three means partnership, the BrahMos missile, has a hitting functionality of about 400 km.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik tweeted, Congratulations to DRDO on the worthwhile verify of the extended fluctuate BrahMos supersonic cruise missile. A missile with a booster improve will strengthen India’s safety performance.
That’s the second time the extended-range mannequin of BrahMos has been examined.
The BrahMos missile was initially designed to have a wide range of 290 km.