Agni V

  • It is an intercontinental ballistic missile
  • It is three-stage solid propellant nuclear-capable missile
  • It is a surface-to-surface missile
  • Developed by DRDO
  • Range : 5500-5800km
  • Engine : 3 stage solid fuel
  • Capable of carrying nuclear warheads of over one tonne
  • It carries Multiple Independently Targetable Re-entry Vehicles (MIRV) payloads. A single MIRV equipped missile that can deliver multiple warheads at different targets
  • It is also a fire and forget missile, which once fired cannot be stopped, except by interceptor missile which only US, Russia and Israel have - Agni V