Karachi, Dec. 15 : Pakistan has successfully conducted test launch of the Shaheen 1-A ballistic missile today.
According to Dawn, the test fire was conducted in order to re-validate various design and technical parameters of the weapon system.
The Shaheen 1-A is capable of delivering different types of warheads up to a range of 900 kilometers.
Today’s launch, with the impact point in the Arabian Sea, was witnessed by senior officers from the Strategic Plans Division, scientists, strategic forces and engineers of strategic organisations.
Strategic Plans Division Director General Lietenant General Mazhar Jamil congratulated the scientists and engineers for their dedication, professionalism and commitment towards the display of strengthening defence of Pakistan. (ANI)