Successful Prithvi launch
Amissile unit of the elite Strategic Forces Command (SFC) recently launched a Prithvi missile from the test range at Chandipur, off the Odisha coast as part of a scenario based live launch training exercise. The launch was flawless and achieved all its targeting and technical parameters set out for the training exercise.
“The launch was conducted as a culmination to a strategic training exercise. The aim of this exercise was to validate our readiness by undertaking launches in various contingencies,” said an SFC spokesperson.
Prithvi missiles are indigenously produced and are equipped with improved high accuracy navigation and manoeuvring system.