Pakistan conducts successful test launch of Ghauri Weapon System

Pakistan conducts successful test launch of Ghauri Weapon System

Rawalpindi (Web Desk): Pakistan on Tuesday successfully conducted Training Launch of Ghauri Weapon System aimed at testing the operational and technical readiness of Army Strategic Forces Command, the military's media wing said.

 According to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the launch was witnessed by Commander Army Strategic Force Command (ASFC), senior officers from the strategic forces, scientists and engineers of strategic organization.

 The Commander ASFC appreciated the standard of training and operational preparedness of Army Strategic Forces, which was reflected by proficient handling of Weapon System in the field and achievement of operational and technical objectives. He also appreciated the scientists and engineers for their contributions towards enhancement of Pakistan’s strategic capability.

 The President, Prime Minister of Pakistan, the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) and Services Chiefs congratulated the participating troops, scientists and engineers on successful conduct of training launch.

This training launch came just after six days, when Pakistan had conducted a successful test-flight of the Ababeel Weapon System on October 18.