Recently successful test-firing conducted of a short-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile is ‘Babar by Pakistan Army on 11th February 2021. This test was the third missile test carried out over the past 3 weeks. Pakistan test Babur cruise missile

Ballistic Missile

  • Babur cruise missile IA was launched from Multi Tube Missile Launch Vehicle.
  • Babur missile is capable of hitting land and sea targets with “high precision” up to 450 km away.

Earlier, Pakistani army conducted a successful test of the surface-to-surface ballistic missile Shaheen-III by January 2021, followed by the ‘training launch’ of nuclear-capable ballistic mis­sile Ghaznavi by February 2021.

Pakistan test Babur cruise missile