Indian Army successfully tests BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile

The Indian Army has successfully tested a BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from the Andaman and Nicobar (A&N) Islands. The extended range version of the missile was tested by the Western Command of the Army. BrahMos is a Joint Venture between India (DRDO) and Russia (NPOM) for the development, production and marketing of the supersonic cruise missile. BrahMos, also designated as PJ-10) is a medium-range ramjet supersonic cruise missile that can be launched from submarine, ships, airplanes or land, and notably is the fastest supersonic cruise missile in the world. It has already been inducted into the Indian Armed Forces.