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Prithvi-II Missile Test Fired at Chandipur

Published: 16th February 2016 11:59 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th February 2016 12:10 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

BALASORE: India today test-fired its indigenously developed Prithvi-II missile, which is capable of carrying 500 kg to 1000 kg of warheads, as part of a user trial by the army from a test range at Chandipur.            

The missile test was carried out from a mobile launcher from launch complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at about 1000 hrs, defence officials said. With a strike range of 350 km, the surface-to-surface Prithvi-II is capable of carrying 500 kg to 1,000 kg of warheads and is thrusted by liquid propulsion twin engines. 


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