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India Successfully Test Fires Second Exo-Atmospheric Interceptor Missile

On the morning of Saturday, February 11, 2017, India successfully test-fired at 7:45 am an Exo-Atmospheric Interceptor Missile which had intercepted an incoming ballistic missile target off the Bay of Bengal. The first one was conducted in April 2014. With this, India has crossed an important milestone in building its overall capability towards enhanced security against incoming ballistic missile threats ...

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India Upbeat After Testing 3,000 km Range Agni III N-Missile

India on Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Agni-III ballistic missile, with a range of over 3,000 km, covering China and Pakistan in terms of strategic vicinity and target range. The surface-to-surface missile was fired from the Inner Wheeler Island off the coast of Dhamra in Bhadrak district, Odisha about 200 km from Bhubaneshwar. “It was a user trial. The test ...

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Akash missile test-fired successfully

India Tuesday successfully test-fired the indigenously developed surface-to-air Akash missile for the second day from the Integrated Test Range in Chandipur in Odisha, officials said.┬áThe test firing was part of the user trial by the Indian Air Force (IAF). The missile is an air force version. “The missile hit the para-barrel target. It was successful,” said Chandipur ITR director M.V.K.V. ...

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ISRO Successfully Test-fires to Wake up Mangalyaan Main Engine to Enter Mars Orbit Now

Keeping their fingers crossed, ISRO scientists in Bangalore test-fired Mangalyaan’s liquid engine hoping the main engine on Monday successfully so the dormant main liquid engine wakes up from its 10-month hiatus and thrusts into the orbit of Mars as pre-destined. There will be eight thrusters, which will be fired to make the spacecraft enter the red planet’s atmosphere on September ...

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