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5 Things To Know About India's Subsonic Cruise missile Nirbhay

DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organization) is all set for the fifth trial of indigenously built NIRBHAY cruise missile. India’s indigenous subsonic cruise missile, NIRBHAY failed in its last trial in December 2016. The first test was conducted in March 2013 which failed completely. The second one was dubbed "a partial success" in October 2014. The third test in October 2015 and the one in December 2016 also failed miserably. Here are the some feature of India’s indigenous subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay:

Photo Credit : drdo.gov.in

Measurements

Nirbhay, weighing approximately 1,500kg, has a length of 6m and diameter of 0.5m