Nuclear Capable Prithvi-2 Missile Successfully Test Fired

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    With a strike range of 350 km, Prithvi-II is capable of carrying 500 kg to 1,000 kg of warheads and is thrusted by liquid propulsion twine engines.

    India on Thursday successfully test-fired nuclear weapons capable, surface-to-surface Prithvi-II missile for a shortened range of 250 km as against its full range of 350 km from Chandipur in Balasore district, Odisha. Read More
     
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    NAVAREA for Feb 19 , 2015 test

    INDIA EAST COAST- BAY OF BENGAL (.) CHARTS 31 351 352 353 3017 INT 71 INT 706 (.)
    EXPERIMENTAL FLIGHT TRIAL SCHEDULED FROM ITR ON 19 AND 20 FEB 15 DAILY FROM
    0230-0630 UTC IN AREA BOUNDED BY
    (A) 21-22.33N086-55.76E (B) 21-09.46N086-50.98E
    (C) 20-45.94N087-08.86E (D) 18-47.26N 087-49.13E
    (E) 18-58.15N088-16.61E (F) 19-13.36N 088-41.76E
    (G) 20-52.10N 087-21.24E (H) 21-19.20N087-10.54E
    (J) 21-22.68N 086-56.48E
    2. NO OVER FLIGHT AND SHIPPING PERMITTED IN DANGER ZONE
    3. CANCEL THIS MSG 200730 UTC FEB 15
    131003 Z / FEB
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    The missile was tested for ~300km range .
     
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