Saturday, January 31, 2015

Agni-V Test Fired in Canister Versiion - 31 January 2015

31 Jan 2015

India's  5,000 km Agni-V, was tested from the Wheeler Island off Odisha coast on Saturday morning.

The 50-tonne inter-continental ballistic missile, the country's first such missile, was tested for the first time in a canisterised version. This was the third test-firing of the three-stage missile but first time in canister version.

Preliminary reports held that the test, conducted at 8.09am, was "successful" but a more detailed analysis was awaited.

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