Army’s SFC successfully executes Agni-II launch mission
- Agni-II launch was successfully executed by Army’s Strategic Forces Command (SFC).
- The Missile after its launch from the Wheeler Island travelled more than 2,000 km in 700 seconds and hit the target are in Bay of Bengal accurately.
- It is nuclear-capable missile which can carry warheads of one tonne.
- The success of the launch marks the preparedness of the Army to handle it independently.
Month: Current Affairs - August, 2012
Topics: Abdul Kalam Island • Agni • Agni-IV • Agni-V • Ballistic missiles • Guided missiles • Intercontinental ballistic missiles • Missiles • Strategic Forces Command