India tests successfully indigenous surface-to-surface nuclear-capable missile Pritvhi-II 2012122
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|Thursday, December 20, 2012, 01:50 PM|
|India tests successfully indigenous surface-to-surface nuclear-capable missile Pritvhi-II.|
Indian scientists reported the successful test firing Thursday, December 19, 2012, of the indigenously developed nuclear-capable, surface-to-surface missile Prithvi-II with a strike range of 350 km. The Prithvi-II missile was test fired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode at the launch site in India's eastern coastal state of Odisha, the Press Trust of India news agency reported, quoting defense sources.
Indian-made Prithvi-II surface-to-surface nuclear-capable missile during firing test.
The launch was conducted as part of an exercise by the Strategic Force Command of the defense services, the report said.