Babar 3 sea based stealth cruise missile statistics
"The missile fired from an under water mobile platform, hit its target with precise accuracy", ISPR said.
Babur-3 is a sea based variant of ground launched cruis missile Babur-2, which was successfully tested in December last.
The newly tested missile incorporates state of the art technologies including under water controlled propulsion and advanced guidance and navigation features, duly augmented by Global Navigation, Terrain and Scene Matching System.
The missile features terrain hugging and sea skimming flight capabilities to evade hostile radars and defenses, in addition to certain stealth technologies, in an emerging regional Ballistic Missile Defence environment.