Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], Sept. 21 (ANI
): The test-fire of new long range surface-to-air ballistic missile Barak-8 will continue on the second day today from Integrated Test Range launch pad
at Chandipur off Odisha coast.
joint venture missile is having multi-functional surveillance and threat alert radar was successfully test fired twice from the Range yesterday.
Earlier, this year Barak-8
was successfully test-fired twice on 30th June and once on July 1.
The 4.5-meter missile weighs around three tonnes and can carry a payload of 70 kilograms.
The system also includes a Multi-Functional Surveillance and Threat Alert Radar for detection, tracking and guidance of the missile