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  • 07 June, 2021

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DRDO test fires Agni P missile

DRDO test fires Agni P missile

  • Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully flight tested a New Generation Nuclear Capable Ballistic Missile Agni P from Dr APJ Abdul Kalam island off the coast of Odisha, Balasore at 1055 hrs on June 28, 2021.
  • Various telemetry and radar stations positioned along the eastern coast tracked and monitored the missile.
  • The missile followed a textbook trajectory, meeting all mission objectives with a high level of accuracy.
  • Agni P is a new generation advanced variant of the Agni class of missiles.
  • It is a canisters missile with a range capability between 1,000 and 2,000 km.

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