Latest News:  
Beijing   Thundershower/Overcast    28 / 22 ℃  City Forecast

Home>>World

India test-fires Agni I missile

(Xinhua)

15:54, July 13, 2012

NEW DELHI, July 13 (Xinhua) -- India Friday successfully test- fired home-made, nuclear-capable and surface-to-surface Agni I ballistic missile from a military base at Wheeler Island off the coast of the eastern state of Odisha, sources said.

"The test-firing of the missile, with a strike range of 700 kms, took place at 10:10 a.m. (local time). The test-firing has been successful and the missile has achieved its target. The test- firing took place from the Integrated Test Range at Wheeler Island, " they said.

The missile, developed by state-owned Defence Research and Development Organization, was test-fired as part of the user trial by the Indian Army.

Email|Print|Comments(Editor:朱蕤、姚春)

Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name

  

Selections for you


  1. Jinan MAC conducts live-ammunition firing training

  2. Legless man ascends Songshan Mountain

  3. How to keep healthy in summer

  4. Spectacular book art show in Hong Kong

  5. Investigator: Arafat died of unknown poison

  6. Top expert sees H2 rebound

Most Popular

Opinions

  1. Commercial property market a bubble to explode
  2. Assad inextricable part of peaceful transition
  3. Naval exercises routine, not warning to Japan
  4. Hanoi will feel pain for helping US return
  5. Cooperation keeps China-Africa ties strong
  6. China won't yield to Japan's moves over disputes
  7. Sea spat can draw mainland and Taiwan closer
  8. New regulations a chance to build clean govt
  9. Negotiations on COC in S. China Sea favor peace
  10. Hanoi will feel pain for helping US return

What's happening in China

Fake Viagra found in Nanjing

  1. Saved family apologize to dead rescuer
  2. Another woman tells of a forced abortion
  3. Visitor's killing raises mental health concerns
  4. Robust water contains excessive level of bacteria
  5. Ma calls for Taiwan textbook revision

China Features

  1. Why is TCM worth of commendation?
  2. Arabians pay heavy price for Arab Spring
  3. Master of pasted-paper sculpture
  4. China, US hold mixed attitudes toward each other
  5. China does not lack capital: CSRC Chair

PD Online Data

  1. Spring Festival
  2. Chinese ethnic odyssey
  3. Yangge in Shaanxi
  4. Gaoqiao in Northern China
  5. The drum dance in Ansai