India successfully carries out third trial of Pinaka guided missile (vid)

India successfully carried out third trial of Pinaka guided missile at Pokharan (Rajasthan) today. Two trials were conducted yesterday.

“All the three trials met mission objectives,” the Defence Ministry said.

“The consecutive successful missions of guided Pinaka proves the efficacy, reliability and high precision capabilities of the weapon system,” it added.

The weapon system is equipped with state-of-the-art guidance kit, comprising of an advanced navigation and control system.