May 05, 2007 (FIDSNS)
One of the Prithvi missile from the production line will be tested by the Indian Army. Sampling is a standard method of Statistical Quality Control for production quality control and quality engineering in all manufacturing companies. The Indian army had ordered 100 Prithvi-150 Short Range Ballastic Missiles (SRBM) from Bharat Dynamics Ltd.
The test will also double up as user testing too. The test is expected to be carried between 6th to 11th may, 2007.