BrahMos supersonic cruise missile
✓India successfully test-fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile recently.
✓Carried out by: Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO from Balasore in Odisha.
✓BrahMos surface-to-surface supersonic cruise missile ✓features indigenous Booster and Airframe Section along with many other ‘Made in India’ sub-systems.
✓The BrahMos Land-Attack Cruise Missile was cruising at a top speed of Mach 2.8.
✓It is one more major step in enhancing the indigenous content.
✓This successful launch has paved the way for the serial production of the indigenous booster and other indigenous components of the powerful BrahMos Weapon System.