Long-Range Cruise Missile ‘Nirbhay’ Test-Fired

India conducted a flight test of its indigenously designed and developed long-range sub-sonic cruise missile ‘Nirbhay’. It can carry warheads of up to 300 kg from a test range at Chandipur along the Odisha coast.

This was the fifth experimental test of the homegrown missile system. The test fire was carried out by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).
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  • S. Christopher is the present Chairman of DRDO.
Source- The Hindu