Pakistani Army Test Launches Ballistic Missiles

10 May 2010 (Last Updated May 10th, 2010 18:30)

The Pakistan Army has successfully test fired two ballistic missiles that can carry conventional and nuclear warheads. Test launches include the Shaheen-1 missile with a range of about 650km and Ghaznavi missile with a range of 290km, according to the Associated Press. The two sho

The Pakistan Army has successfully test fired two ballistic missiles that can carry conventional and nuclear warheads.

Test launches include the Shaheen-1 missile with a range of about 650km and Ghaznavi missile with a range of 290km, according to the Associated Press.

The two short-range ballistic missiles successfully hit the target areas, according to an army statement.

Shaheen-I was first tested in 1999 and entered service with the Pakistani Army in 2003. Ghaznavi was first tested in 2003.