Formidable Supersonic Cruise Missile #BrahMos was successfully flight tested at 8:42 AM today at Pokhran test range, Rajasthan. The precision strike weapon with Indian-made seeker flew in its designated trajectory and hit the target with pin-point accuracy.
P-35 Shaddock cruise missile being launched from Kynda class Cruiser. P-5 had a range of 500 km and a speed of 345 m/s. The later P-7 variant had a range of 1000 km. These characteristics allowed the P-5 to effectively penetrate the US coastal air defense system of the early 1960's. It could be armed with either a 1000 kg high explosive or a 200 or 350 kt nuclear warhead .