Wednesday, March 28, 2012

BrahMos Block III Successfully Tested

Around 1130 hrs today on 28th March 2012, BrahMos Block III version with advanced guidance algorithm was flight tested from ITR Balasore. The missile flew through the designated 290 kms distance at Mach 2.8 and achieved high precision with steep dive once again. The Network of telemetry stations and down range ships confirmed that the missile followed the pre designated flight path.

When contacted, Dr. Pillail confirmed that it was a text book launch achieving 100% results. The missile was completely integrated at the BrahMos Integration Complex at Hyderabad.

The Flight was witnessed by senior officers from Armed Forces. CEO & MD BrahMos, along with Mr. S Som, Project Director, BrahMos and R Adm S Mohapatra, Executive Director were present during the Launch.

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