Pakistan conducted its first successful test fire of Submarine Launched Cruise Missile Babur-3 today, Director General Inter Services Public Relations (DG-ISPR) said in a statement.
According to DG-ISPR, the missile, having a range of 450 kilometers was launched from an undisclosed location in the Indian Ocean.
— Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) January 9, 2017
Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mahmood Hayat and three services chiefs congratulated all the officials involved, on achieving this highly significant milestone.
Babur-3 is a sea-based modified of Ground Launched Cruise Missile Babur-2, which was successfully tested earlier in December last.