The test-firing of the Agni-V from the Abdul Kalam Island close to the shore of Odisha took place on 15 December 2022
Agni-V is a intercontinental ballistic missile developed by India's DRDO that is capable of carrying a nuclear payload.
: 50000 kg
: 17.5 m
: Mach 24
: <10 m
Weight of Nuclear Warhead
(Exact range is classified)
Ring Laser Gyroscope Inertial Navigation System. Optionally Augmented by GPS/NavIC Satellite Guidance
The Agni-V is a three-stage missile.
Missile can be launched from any location without the need for any pre-built launch site.