Indian Navy conducts successful firing of anti-ship missile

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New Delhi, March 2: The Indian Navy on Thursday successfully launched an anti-ship missile into the Arabian sea. The missile is from the indigenously built Kalvari class submarines. The missile successfully hit a surface target at extended ranges during the trial firing, held on Thursday morning.

Indian Navy conducts firing of missile

According to the details released by the Indian Navy, this missile launch is a significant milestone for the Kalvari, which is the first in a series of Scorpene class submarine being built in India.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the country's defence scientists for successfully testing the missile, saying it was a proud moment for the entire nation.

The missle provide the submarine the ability to neutralise surface threats at extended ranges.

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