Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr India on Tuesday test-fired its indigenously created intermediate range ballistic missile Agni II from the Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast. The trial of the surface-to-surface rocket was conducted from Launch Complex-4 of Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Balasore locale at around 8.38 a.m., said a Defense Ministry official. The trial was led by the Strategic Forces Command (SFC) of the Indian Army as a major aspect of its client preparing exercise, he included. Agni II rocket has just been inducted into the Indian Army. The two-stage rocket furnished with advanced high accuracy navigation system, which is guided by a novel scheme of best in class order and control framework was moved by solid rocket propellant system. It has a strike scope of more than 2,000 km, is 20 meters in length, measures 17 tons and can convey a payload of 1,000 kg.