Srinagar: The Pakistan Navy successfully test-fired an anti-ship missile from its Sea King helicopter in northern Arabian Sea on Saturday, Dawn reported.
Pak Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah witnessed the missile firing demonstration, the report quoting a press release issued by the navy said.
As per the report the anti-ship missile fired from the Sea King helicopter into the open sea successfully hit its target.
The Pak naval chief also visited the fleet units stationed in the sea and witnessed the sea exercises being carried out by naval fleet.
“I am proud of Pakistan Navy fleet’s war preparations,” Zakaullah said, adding that the navy will safeguard the sea borders and interests of Pakistan at every cost.
Earlier in March, the Pak navy had conducted a successful test of a land-based, anti-ship missile.