Agni-I ballistic missile successfully test-fired by India from Abdul Kalam Island In Odisha

Agni-I ballistic missile with nuclear capability was successfully test-fired by India. The sophisticated nuclear weapon was used for trial purpose on Abdul Kalam island off the coast of Odisha.


The nuclear missile has the capability of striking targets at a distance of 700 kilometres. The weapon has already been adopted by the Indian Army for defence purpose. According to defence experts, it would be prove to be one of the handy assets for New Delhi in case of military encounter.

This trial conducted at Abdul Kalam island was highly successful. The ballistic weapon is also equipped with a navigation system. The strength of the missile is its accuracy, speed and capability of destruction. 

Extra info:
  • Agni-I  is a medium-range ballistic missile developed by DRDO of India under the Integrated Guided Missile Development Program. 
  • This missile struck the target at 700 km distance in 9 minutes and 36 seconds. The ballistic weapon is also equipped with a navigation system.
  • The Defence Research and Development Organisation(DRDO) is an agency of the Republic of India, charged with the military’s research and development, headquartered in New Delhi, India.

So lets do:
  • Who is the chairman of DRDO?
  • Where is the DRDO headquater?


Source – Economic Times

×

Download success!

Thanks for downloading the guide. For similar guides, free study material, quizzes, videos and job alerts you can download the Adda247 app from play store.

Thank You, Your details have been submitted we will get back to you.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Join India's largest learning destination

What You Will get ?

  • Job Alerts
  • Daily Quizzes
  • Subject-Wise Quizzes
  • Current Affairs
  • Previous year question papers
  • Doubt Solving session

Login

OR

Forgot Password?

Join India's largest learning destination

What You Will get ?

  • Job Alerts
  • Daily Quizzes
  • Subject-Wise Quizzes
  • Current Affairs
  • Previous year question papers
  • Doubt Solving session

Sign Up

OR
Join India's largest learning destination

What You Will get ?

  • Job Alerts
  • Daily Quizzes
  • Subject-Wise Quizzes
  • Current Affairs
  • Previous year question papers
  • Doubt Solving session

Forgot Password

Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you an OTP to verify it's you.


Join India's largest learning destination

What You Will get ?

  • Job Alerts
  • Daily Quizzes
  • Subject-Wise Quizzes
  • Current Affairs
  • Previous year question papers
  • Doubt Solving session

Enter OTP

Please enter the OTP sent to
/6


Did not recive OTP?

Resend in 60s

Join India's largest learning destination

What You Will get ?

  • Job Alerts
  • Daily Quizzes
  • Subject-Wise Quizzes
  • Current Affairs
  • Previous year question papers
  • Doubt Solving session

Change Password



Join India's largest learning destination

What You Will get ?

  • Job Alerts
  • Daily Quizzes
  • Subject-Wise Quizzes
  • Current Affairs
  • Previous year question papers
  • Doubt Solving session

Almost there

Please enter your phone no. to proceed
+91

Join India's largest learning destination

What You Will get ?

  • Job Alerts
  • Daily Quizzes
  • Subject-Wise Quizzes
  • Current Affairs
  • Previous year question papers
  • Doubt Solving session

Enter OTP

Please enter the OTP sent to Edit Number


Did not recive OTP?

Resend 60

By skipping this step you will not recieve any free content avalaible on adda247, also you will miss onto notification and job alerts

Are you sure you want to skip this step?

By skipping this step you will not recieve any free content avalaible on adda247, also you will miss onto notification and job alerts

Are you sure you want to skip this step?