PAF test-fires indigenously developed missile
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force (PAF) successfully test-fired indigenously developed extended range ‘smart weapon’ from JF-17 multi-role fighter aircraft.
According to a statement issued by PAF, experiment marked a great milestone for country as weapon has been developed, integrated and qualified solely through indigenous efforts of Pakistani scientists and engineers.
“The successful trial has provided JF-17 Thunder a very potent and assured day and night capability to engage variety of targets with pinpoint accuracy,” statement added.
Lauding efforts of Pakistani scientists and engineers, Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan congratulated PAF personnel on achievement of this monumental indigenous capability.
“Pakistan is a peace loving nation but if subjected to aggression by adversary, we would respond with full force,” Air Chief Marshal said.