Pak Test Fired Babur Cruise Missile With Enhanced Range


Islamabad: Pakistan successfully test fired an enhanced range version of indigenous-developed Babur Cruise Missile on Saturday, ISPR said.

“The weapon system incorporates advanced aerodynamics and avionics that can strike targets both at land and sea with high accuracy at a range of 700 KMs,” said a statement issued by the ISPR, media wing of Pakistan army.

Babur is low flying, terrain hugging missile which also carries certain stealth features. Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mahmood and Services Chiefs congratulated team of scientists, engineers and organisation.

President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi also conveyed their congratulations to the team involved.