Pakistan Test Fires Babur Cruise Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Babur Cruise Missile

On February 11, Pakistan flight tested a Babur IA cruise missile in a routine training operation. In a press release, Pakistan’s military stated that the test met “all laid down…

Pakistan Test Fires Ghaznavi Ballistic Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Ghaznavi Ballistic Missile

On February 3, Pakistan successfully flight tested a Ghaznavi (“Hatf 3”) short-range ballistic missile. In a press release, Pakistan’s military stated that the test verified the “operational preparedness and display…

Pakistan Test-Fires Shaheen 3 Ballistic Missile

Pakistan Test-Fires Shaheen 3 Ballistic Missile

On January 20, Pakistan successfully flight-tested a Shaheen 3 medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM). In a press release, Pakistan’s military stated that the exercise “was aimed at re-validating various design and…

Pakistan Test Fires Indigenous Cruise Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Indigenous Cruise Missile

On April 21, Pakistan’s navy tested an indigenously developed antiship/land-attack cruise missile in the Northern Arabian Sea. The unidentified missile was likely a Harba cruise missile or a sea-launched variant…

Pakistan Flight Tests Ra’ad-II Cruise Missile

Pakistan Flight Tests Ra’ad-II Cruise Missile

On February 18, Pakistan successfully flight tested the Ra’ad-II air-launched cruise missile (ALCM). According to a Pakistani press release, the missile was fired from a Mirage aircraft and struck a…

Pakistan Fires Hatf 3 Ballistic Missile

Pakistan Fires Hatf 3 Ballistic Missile

On January 23, Pakistan successfully test fired its Ghaznavi (Hatf 3) short-range ballistic missile. In a statement, the Pakistani military said the launch was “aimed at rehearsing operational readiness procedures…

Pakistan Test Fires Shaheen-1 SRBM

Pakistan Test Fires Shaheen-1 SRBM

On November 18, Pakistan announced a successful test launch of the Shaheen-1 short-range ballistic missile. According to Pakistan’s defense ministry, the test “was aimed at testing operational readiness” of the…

Pakistan Test Fires Hatf 3 Ballistic Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Hatf 3 Ballistic Missile

On August 29, Pakistan conducted a training launch of its Hatf 3 (Ghaznavi) short-range ballistic missile. According to a Pakistani military spokesperson, ground forces successfully fired the solid-fueled missile at…

Pakistan Test Fires Shaheen 2 Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Shaheen 2 Missile

On May 23, Pakistan’s military successfully tested the Shaheen 2, a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear and conventional payloads. The missile, which can travel up to 1,500 km,…

Pakistan Test Fires Indigenous Cruise Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Indigenous Cruise Missile

On April 23, Pakistan’s Navy successfully test fired an indigenously developed antiship/land-attack cruise missile. The unidentified missile was launched from a fast attack craft in the North Arabian Sea, and…