China develops 14K range ICBM missile

Vastavam web: China today announced that it has successfully test-fired a new 14,000 km range inter- continental ballistic missile which can carry multiple warheads, providing it with a “first strike capability” to attack targets deep inside the US and round the world.

The Dongfeng-41 with strike distance of 14,000 km was test-fired by People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) Second Artillery Corp last month, state-run CCTV reported, showing a rare lengthy footage of is mobile missile units.

“The new missile’s mobility, precession and war head yield combined give China a first strike capability,” the report said.

As many as 10 nuclear warheads can be put on the missile.