Pakistan Navy Test-fires Air-to-surface Anti-ship Missile in Arabian Sea

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  • 01:23 PM, September 25, 2017
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Pakistan Navy Test-fires Air-to-surface Anti-ship Missile in Arabian Sea
Pakistan Navy Sea King Helicopter

The Pakistan Navy held a demonstration of live firing anti-ship missiles from a helicopter Saturday.

In the demonstration of fire power, Pakistan Navy Helicopters, Sea King, fired air to surface anti-ship missile which successfully hit to the target with pinpoint accuracy in North Arabian Sea.

Chief of the Naval Staff visited various fleet units at sea and expressed his complete satisfaction on the combat readiness and appreciated the efforts made by all members.

“The successful firing by [Pakistan Navy] Helicopter Seaking is reflective of high state of readiness and professionalism of Pakistan Navy fleet,” Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah was quoted as saying by Daily Pakistan news portal Saturday.

The Naval Chief specially appreciated professionalism and high morale of the personnel. He reaffirmed his commitment that Pakistan Navy will protect country’s seaward defence and safeguard maritime interests at all cost.

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