The Pakistan Air Force successfully test fired on Tuesday a locally developed extended range smart weapon from a JF-17 multi-role fighter aircraft.
According to a Pakistan Air Force press release, Pakistani scientists and engineers developed the weapon through indigenous means.
The JF-17 Thunder now has day and night capability to engage variety of targets with pinpoint accuracy.
Lauding the efforts of Pakistani scientists and engineers, Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan congratulated them on the successful test fire. He said Pakistan is a peace-loving nation but if it is subjected to aggression it will respond will full force.