India successfully test fired the Brahmos supersonic cruise missile from Chandipur in Odisha.
- Anti-ship version of the missile launched by complex-3 of the ITR, Defence Research and Development (DRDO) sources.
- BrahMos is a joint venture between the DRDO and the NPOM(a Russian military technology firm) of Russia.
- The highly versatile BrahMos has been operationalised in the Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force.
- BrahMos has established itself as a major force multiplier in modern-day complex battlefields with its impeccable land-attack, anti-ship capabilities with multi-role and multi-platform abilities.