AGNI 5

  • Agni 5 Project Director moved out; alleges victimisation February 5, 2015

    New Delhi: In yet another controversy to hit DRDO, the project director of nuclear-capable Agni 5 missile programme RK Gupta has been moved out following which he has complained to the Defence Ministry alleging victimisation. While DRDO sources termed the transfer as "routine", the officer has alleged that he was singled...
  • India successfully test-fires nuclear capable Agni 5 missile canister version January 31, 2015

    Balasore: India on Saturday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed, intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear capable ballistic missile 'Agni-5', which has a strike range of over 5000 kms and can carry a nuclear warhead of over one tonne, from Wheeler's Island off Odisha coast. The three stage, solid propellant "missile was test-fired from a...
  • AgniV to be the star attraction at Republic Day parade January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Long Range Ballistic Missile AgniV and Airborne Early Warning and Control System will be some of the major attractions of the DRDO tableau during the Republic Day parade. DRDO had successfully test fired the Agni5 in April last year and had entered the elite club of nations to...
  • Agni V crucial for India's defence capabilities: Analyst April 18, 2012

    India is expected to enter a select club of nations with Inter Continental Ballistic Missile or ICBM capability. ...
  • Chinese daily claims Agni5 can reach Harbin October 16, 2009

    Beijing: Agni5, India's latest longrange nuclearcapable missile under development, can target China's northernmost city of Harbin, a leading Chinese newspaper has claimed amid a slew of strident antiIndia articles over the status of Arunachal Pradesh. "India's Advanced Systems Laboratory (ASL) has made its forthcoming Agni5 missile highly roadmobile, or easily transportable...