Hello and welcome to the Current Affair's Portal of ExamPundit.in. India on 11 March 2017 successfully test-fired the BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile. The purpose of the test was to validate the capabilities of the missile.
It is the first supersonic cruise missile system known to be in service.
The missile is capable of carrying a conventional as well as nuclear warhead of 300 kilograms.
The BrahMos is a multi-stage missile having a solid propellant in the first stage and the ramjet liquid propellant in the second stage.
It can be launched from land, sea, sub-seas and air.
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