Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un oversees another test fire of super-large multiple rocket launcher

Date: 11/09/2019 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

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Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the armed forces of the DPRK, gave field guidance to another test fire of the super-large multiple rocket launcher on Tuesday.

He was accompanied by Army General Pak Jong Chon, chief of the General Staff of the Korean People's Army, and Kim Yo Jong, Jo Yong Won, Ri Pyong Chol, Kim Jong Sik and other senior officials of the Party Central Committee, as well as Jang Chang Ha, Jon Il Ho, Jong Sung Il and other leading officials in the field of national defence science, to guide the test fire.

He learned in detail about the indexes to be confirmed in the test fire while measuring the time of combat deployment of the weapon system.

Two rounds of test fire took place.

The test fully served its purpose and marked an occasion to clearly decide on the next-stage orientation to complete the weapon system.

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un said that the weapon system has finally been verified in terms of combat operation, trajectory features, accuracy and precise homing functions, adding that what remains to be done is to fire a volley that is the most distinctive character in terms of the power of the multiple rocket launcher.

He extended heartfelt thanks to the leading officials, scientists and technicians in the field of national defence science research who are bringing record-breaking successes one after another in the project to develop Korean-style super-large multiple rocket launcher, highly appreciating their ardent patriotism and loyalty to the Party.

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