Pakistan successfully test-fires Shaheen-III ballistic missile
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the test flight was aimed at validating various design and technical parameters of the weapon system.
The impact point of the flight test was in the Arabian Sea, validating all the desired parameters.
Pakistan today conducted a successful flight test of Shaheen-III surface to surface ballistic missile, with a maximum range of 2750 kilometers.
Posted by ISPR Official on Friday, December 11, 2015
The test was witnessed by senior officers from Strategic Plans Division, Strategic Forces, Scientists and Engineers of Strategic Organisations.
Director General Strategic Plans Division, Lieutenant General Mazhar Jamil, congratulated the Scientists and Engineers on achieving a significant milestone in complementing the deterrence capability.
It may be noted here that the Shaheen-I and Shaheen-II missiles were test-fired in Pakistan last year.