Nuclear strategic ballistic missile Agni-IV was successfully test fired from APJ Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast on Sunday.
The Strategic Forces Command of Indian Army successfully test fired the surface-to-surface intermediate range ballistic missile from launchpad number-4 of the integrated test range at 8.30 a.m.
The missile was test-fired as a part of user training exercise, said defence sources.
The missile, which has the latest features to correct and guide itself for in-flight disturbances, is equipped with state of the art Avionics, 5th generation onboard computer and distributed architecture.
Earlier in December, Agni-V was successfully test fired from APJ Abdul Kalam Island.
For in-depth, objective and more importantly balanced journalism, Click here to subscribe to Outlook Magazine