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India successfully Test Fired BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile

May 22, 2013 18:12 IST

BrahMos supersonic cruise missileIndia on 22 May 2013 successfully test fired the 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from the Navy's latest guided missile frigate INS Tarkash off the coast of Goa.

The missile performed the high-level 'C' manoeuvre in the pre-determined flight path and successfully hit the target. Jointly developed by India and Russia, the BrahMos is capable of carrying a conventional warhead of 300 kg.

India is readying several different versions of the missile which includes land attack, anti-ship and submarine- launched versions.

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