Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Pakistan Successfully Test Fires Hatf-III (Ghaznavi) Missile
Pakistan on Tuesday successfully test-fired Hatf-III (Ghaznavi) ballistic missile with a range of 290 km. According to Inter Services Public Relation (ISPR) said launch of Hatf-III would strengthen country's deterrence capabilities 'manifold'. The launch was described by the military as successful. The missile incorporates a series of improvements in range and technical parameters of the existing missiles," ISPR said in a statement. The successful test of missile has also been warmly appreciated by the president and the prime minister who congratulated the participant troops, scientists, and engineers on their outstanding achievement.