India test fires Shaurya missile

November 12th, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by ANI  

Balasore (Orissa), Nov.12 (ANI): India successfully test fired the medium-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile ”Shaurya” on Wednesday.
The missile has a range of 600 kilometers and can hit targets inside Pakistan and China.
The indigenous missile was launched from an underground facility with an in-built canister at 11.25 am from Complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, DRDO sources said.
The sleek missile has a flight duration of 485 seconds and is capable of carrying conventional warheads with a payload of about a ton. (ANI)

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