Pakistan has tested successfully Ghauri Hatf-V ballistic missile capable nuclear warhead 2811122
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Defense News - Pakistan
|Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 12:31 PM|
|Pakistan has tested successfully Ghauri Hatf-V ballistic missile capable to carry nuclear warhead.|
Pakistan's military says it has successfully test-fired its medium-range ballistic missile Ghauri Hatf-V capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. The launch was conducted Wednesday, November 28, 2012, by a Strategic Missile Group of the Army Strategic Force Command on the culmination of a field training exercise that was aimed at testing the operational readiness of the Army Strategic Force Command.
Ghauri medium-range ballistic missile mobile launcher unit.
The Hatf V, named Ghauri-5, is a medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) developed by Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) of Pakistan. Powered by a single stage liquid fuel rocket motor, the missile has an optimum range of 1,500 km and can carry a payload of 700 kg