Pakistan Navy has tested new missile this indigenously built anti-ship cruise missile was successfully tested in the Northern Arabian Sea. The Missile which the reports said is a Harba cruise missile or a sea-launched variant of Babur 1B, was fired in an impressive firepower display by the Pakistan Navy over the weekend.
This Missile which is so-far unidentified missile is launched from Azmat-class fast attack craft before hitting a land-based target with complete accuracy.
During this test the Chief guest was Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi on this occasion.
Naval Chief expressed satisfaction over the operational readiness of the Pakistan Navy to defend national littoral boundaries. Admiral Abbasi lauded the commitment and professionalism of the Navy engineers that have worked on the development of the missile.
The Naval Chief said:
“Pakistan Navy is ever ready to thwart any aggression against Pakistan’s maritime frontiers and shall continue to play its part in making the defense of the country impregnable.”