WHEELER ISLAND

  • 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...
  • India to test AgniI missile on Wheeler Island December 11, 2012

    Bhubaneswar: India is likely to carry out a test of its homedeveloped, nuclearcapable surfacetosurface AgniI missile from a military base in Odisha on Wednesday, defence sources have said. The intermediaterange ballistic missile, which can strike a target 700 km away, is likely to be tested from a facility on Wheeler...
  • 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. ...