AGNI-V SUCCESSFULLY TESTED BY DRDO
Agni-V, the long-range surface-to-surface ballistic Missile, was successfully flight tested by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on December 26, 2016, from Dr Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha. The full range test-flight of the missile has further boosted the indigenous missile capabilities and deterrence level of the country. All the radars, tracking systems and range stations tracked and monitored the flight performance and all the mission objectives were successfully met. This was the fourth test of Agni-V missile and the second one from a canister on a road mobile launcher. All the four missions have been successful.