Agni-V missile

India to increase range of BrahMos missile to 450 km

India to increase range of BrahMos missile to 450 km

The BrahMos missile, having a range of 290 km and a Mach 2.8 speed, is capable of being launched from land, sea, sub-sea and air against sea and land targets.
 

Feb 15, 2017, 14:21 PM IST
After successful test launch of Agni-V, India eyes Agni-VI, capable of hitting multiple targets

After successful test launch of Agni-V, India eyes Agni-VI, capable of hitting multiple targets

After the successful test-launch of the indigenously developed intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear capable ballistic missile ‘Agni-5’ from the Wheeler Island off Odisha coast on Monday, the scientists at the DRDO have begun work for a more lethal Agni-VI missile.

Dec 27, 2016, 10:21 AM IST
India's Agni-V missile in comparison with other ICBMs in the world—All you need to know

India's Agni-V missile in comparison with other ICBMs in the world—All you need to know

India successfully test-fired its most potent indigenously developed intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear capable ballistic missile Agni-V on Monday. The nuclear-capable, inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBMs) Agni-V with a range of over 5,000 km covering whole of China, was test-fired from Abdul Kalam island off Odisha coast.

Dec 27, 2016, 02:26 AM IST

Agni-V to be best missile of 21st century: DRDO

DRDO Director General Vijay Kumar Saraswat on Friday said Agni-V missile which took 30 years to be developed, was the best such thing in the 21st century.

May 25, 2012, 16:34 PM IST

‘US supports India closing missile gap with China’

The US is supportive of India`s efforts to close missile gap with China, a Washington-based think tank has said.

Apr 24, 2012, 10:24 AM IST

No gender bias in science: Missile expert Thomas

Scientist Tessy Thomas, who guided the team behind Agni-V, calls it a "weapon of peace" and says there is no gender discrimination in science.

Apr 23, 2012, 15:00 PM IST

The defence situation is serious, not alarming: Naik

Former IAF chief Air Marshal PV Naik on Saturday said the situation regarding defence preparedness of the country was "serious" but not "alarming".

Apr 21, 2012, 16:06 PM IST

DRDO chief briefs PM on Agni-V missile

Dr Saraswat had said that the missile had met all its mission objectives and it would be inducted into the service in another two years time.

Apr 21, 2012, 14:25 PM IST

No cap on Agni missile project: India

Bouyed by the success of its long-range Agni-V ballistic missile test, India said it will not cap its three-decade-old programme and continue to develop more missiles in the series with modern, latest technologies.

Apr 20, 2012, 22:58 PM IST

India cannot match our firepower: Chinese media

China`s state-run Global Times came out with a strong editorial saying Chinese nuclear power is more "stronger and reliable" and New Delhi has "no chance" to catch up.

Apr 19, 2012, 16:45 PM IST

Agni-V test: ‘Cautious’ China says India not rival

China`s state-run Global Times said that the Chinese nuclear power is more "stronger and reliable" and New Delhi has "no chance" to catch up.

Apr 19, 2012, 15:51 PM IST

Agni-V missile test has put India into elite club: BJP

The Agni-V missile, having a range of 5,000 km, was successfully test-fired this morning a launch pad off Odisha coast.

Apr 19, 2012, 15:34 PM IST

N-capable Agni-V missile brings China within range

The Agni-V missile, with a range of 5,000 kilometers is capable of striking the major Chinese cities of Beijing and Shanghai.

Apr 19, 2012, 12:43 PM IST

PM hails successful launch of Agni-V missile

The Prime Minister said that it represents another milestone in India`s quest to add to its security preparedness.

Apr 19, 2012, 10:24 AM IST

India has a solid non-proliferation record: US

Describing India`s non-proliferation record as "solid", the US refused to express any concern on the country`s nuclear-capable Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile launch.

Apr 19, 2012, 08:29 AM IST

Agni-V missile test fired successfully

India on Thursday entered the elite club of nations possessing the technological know-how to produce an Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) as it successfully test fired the nuclear capable Agni-V missile from the Wheeler Island off the Odisha Coast.

Apr 19, 2012, 08:23 AM IST

`Rocket Woman` propels India`s missile mission

Thomas also wants to see Indian women taking on combat roles in the armed forces.

Nov 21, 2011, 12:39 PM IST

‘Ist development flight of Agni-V missile in Dec’

The first development flight of the long range Agni-V missile would be conducted in December this year, DRDO Chief VK Saraswat said here on Tuesday.

Sep 27, 2011, 20:04 PM IST