Pakistan conducts successful Training Launch of Babur Cruise Missile; ranges 450 km
Rawalpindi – February 11 (Online): Pakistan today conducted a successful Training Launch of Babur Cruise Missile IA, with a range of 450 kilometers. Babur Cruise Missile is capable of engaging targets at Land and Sea with high precision. The missile was launched from a state of the art Multi Tube Missile Launch Vehicle.
According to ISPR,The Training Launch was witnessed by Dr. Raza Samar, Chairman NESCOM, Lieutenant General Muhammad Ali, and Commander Army Strategic Forces Command, senior officers of Strategic Plans Division, Army Strategic Forces Command, Scientists and Engineers of the strategic organizations.
Addressing on this occasion, Chairman NESCOM appreciated the standard of training and operational preparedness of Army Strategic Forces, which was reflected by the proficient handling of the Weapon System in the field and fulfillment of all laid down training parameters.
Chairman NESCOM also appreciated the contributions of scientists and engineers towards enhancement of Pakistan’s strategic capability.
The President, Prime Minister of Pakistan, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee and Services Chiefs also congratulated the participating troops on conduct of successful training launch.