Dhanush, Prithvi-II tests likely Thursday

Published: 04th October 2012 12:49 PM  |   Last Updated: 04th October 2012 12:49 PM   |  A+A-

India is likely to conduct user-specific trials of ship-launched nuclear capable missile Dhanush and surface-to-surface ballistic missile Prithvi-II from two separate locations off the Odisha coast on Thursday.

While Dhanush, the naval version of Prithvi, has been planned to be test-fired from a warship from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) off Chandipur coast, personnel of Strategic Forces Command (SFC) will carry out a fresh trial of Prithvi-II missile in a gap of nearly an hour.

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