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Agni-V missile test postponed for Thursday

By FnF Defence Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 18, Apr 2012, 21:05 pm IST | UPDATED: 19, Apr 2012, 10:58 am IST

Agni-V missile test postponed for Thursday Bhubaneswar: The first test-firing of India's indigenous intercontinental ballistic missile Agni-V has been postponed for Thursday due to adverse weather conditions, a defence ministry spokesperson said Wednesday.

The 5,000 km-range missile was scheduled for launch Wednesday from Wheelers' Island off the coast in Odisha's Bhadrak district.

"It has been postponed until tomorrow (Thursday)," defence ministry spokesperson Sitanshu Kar told FacenFacts.
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