Pakistan on Friday successfully test fired its very own armed drone ‘Burraq’ and laser guided missile ‘Barq’, joining the list of countries owning sophisticated and state of the art military technology, Dunya News reported.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Burraq, the indigenously manufactured drone is technologically advanced and can hit both stationary and moving targets with ‘pin point accuracy’.
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif joined scientists to witness the successful test. He congratulated the scientist for their tireless efforts in achieving the technology.
The ISPR says Burraq will prove to be a force multiplier in Pakistan’s war against terrorism as Every Pakistani Claiming!!
REALITY OF BURRAQ DRONE: ITS CHIENESE CH3 DRONE
CASC Rainbow (Cai Hong, abbreviated as CH) is the name of a series Chinese UAVs developed by China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics of China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), also known as the 11th Academy of CASC, or 701st Research Institute. CH series UAVs has a maximum operational radius of 250 km and endurance ranging from an hour to thirty hours.
CH-3 is a fixed wing UCAV of the Rainbow series. CH-3 adopts a usual layout in that it appears to be an scaled downed version of Jetcruzer 450, so CH-3 lacks centrally located vertical tail, but has large winglets and canards. Propulsion is provided by a three-blade propeller driven by a pusher engine mounted on empennage. The main landing wheels of the tricycle landing gear has fairing to reduce drag.Specification: