ICBM Agni V's test successful

ICBM Agni V's test successful

Apr 19, 2012 10:20 (IST)
Antony describes Agni V launch as a major milestone
Defence Minister A K Antony today described the maiden test flight of Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Agni V as an "immaculate success" and a "major milestone".


Apr 19, 2012 10:14 (IST)
Congratulatory messages from Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi:


Apr 19, 2012 10:09 (IST)

Apr 19, 2012 10:08 (IST)
For those of you who've just logged in , here is a 10-point cheat-sheet on the Agni-V
Apr 19, 2012 09:41 (IST)
First pictures of the Agni-V launch
Designed and developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) scientists, Agni-V has a range of 5,000 kilometres.
Apr 19, 2012 09:30 (IST)
Defence Minister AK Antony congratulates DRDO on Agni V's successful test launch, says 'Country stands tall today, have joined elite club of nations.'
Apr 19, 2012 09:18 (IST)
Agni V, India's first ICBM, successfully test-fired
Agni V, India's first ICBM, successfully test-fired: India has successfully test-fired Agni-V, its first Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM). The missile was launched from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Wheeler Island off the Odisha coast at 8:05 this morning. The test launch was originally scheduled for Wednesday, but was postponed due to bad weather.
Apr 19, 2012 08:51 (IST)
Apr 19, 2012 08:50 (IST)
Dr. Avinash Chandan, Chief of Agni V, tells NDTV: We have mastered the technology. We are confident that we have achieved the milestone that we had set.
Apr 19, 2012 08:48 (IST)
Agni V, India's first inter-continental ballistic missile, launched successfully
Agni V, India's first inter-continental ballistic missile, launched successfully
Apr 19, 2012 08:46 (IST)
DRDO chief tells NDTV that the 'exact target' was achieved.
Apr 19, 2012 08:42 (IST)
DRDO chief confirms to NDTV that the Agni V launch is successful.
Apr 19, 2012 08:41 (IST)
NDTV's Pallava Bagla, who was in the control room during the launch, says the scientists were overjoyed with the success of the launch.
Apr 19, 2012 08:31 (IST)

Good News: Agni V launch successful

Apr 19, 2012 08:18 (IST)

AGNI-V, INDIA'S FIRST INTER-CONTINENTAL BALLISTIC MISSILE, TEST-FIRED FROM ODISHA AT 8:05 AM

Apr 19, 2012 07:46 (IST)
Agni-V will be test-fired over full range of 5,000 km
Apr 19, 2012 07:40 (IST)

The final countdown has begun. Fingers crossed. India's first inter-continental ballistic missile Agni 5 will be test-fired from Wheeler Island off the Odisha coast in just a few minutes from now.

Apr 19, 2012 00:25 (IST)
UPDATE: Agni Missile launch scheduled for 7.45 am today. Catch all the live updates here
Apr 18, 2012 21:25 (IST)
ICBM Agni-V's launch put off till Thursday due to bad weather
The high-profile launch of India's first Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), Agni-V, has been postponed due to bad weather.
Apr 18, 2012 20:57 (IST)
UPDATE: Agni V launch expected tomorrow morning
Apr 18, 2012 20:25 (IST)
DRDO: Confident about missile, hope it will be launched tomorrow
Apr 18, 2012 19:59 (IST)
UPDATE: Due to heavy lightning in the  region, the launch of Agni-V missile is postponed for safety reasons
Apr 18, 2012 19:34 (IST)
UPDATE: The missile's launch time has been rescheduled. It is now expected to be test-fired at 8:30 pm IST
Apr 18, 2012 19:18 (IST)
NDTV exclusive: Inside the Agni-5 missile lab
India's first inter-continental ballistic missile. NDTV takes you inside India's missile complex, a highly sophisticated facility in Hyderabad and help you decode the Agni 5.
Apr 18, 2012 18:44 (IST)
How the Agni-V can catapult India to the ICBM league
Designed and developed by India's Defence Research And Development Organisation (DRDO) scientists, the three-stage missile is scheduled to be launched from a mobile launcher at  the Wheeler Island off the Orissa Coast.
Apr 18, 2012 18:38 (IST)
For those of you who've just logged in , here is a 10-point cheat-sheet on the Agni-V
Apr 18, 2012 18:37 (IST)
India to test fire its first inter-continental ballistic missile shortly. Watch this space for live updates of this historic event...

Apr 18, 2012 14:25 (IST)
It can be configured to launch small satellites and can be used later even to shoot down enemy satellites in orbits.

Apr 18, 2012 14:25 (IST)
Agni-V travels faster than a bullet and can carry 1,000 kilograms of nuclear weapons.

Apr 18, 2012 14:23 (IST)
The 5,000-km range missile has been designed and developed by Defence Research And Development Organisation (DRDO) scientists.

Apr 18, 2012 14:23 (IST)
It's a big test of India's missile power today - Agni-V, the country's first Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), will be test-fired from Wheeler Island off the Odisha coast at around 7 pm.

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