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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)

Wheeler Island Missile Test Facility

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CIA Map of India
Tactical Pilotage Chart depicting Wheeler Island and the surrounding area
Ikonos imagery the Wheeler Island Missile Facility as of October 27, 2001 Red boxes indicate new construction
Missile Launch Pad and Missile Assembly Building A movable missile shelter measuring 30 meters appears to be on rails in the middle of the launch pad
A close-up of the missile assembly/checkout building measuring 40 x 30 meters An overview of the pier and helipad. The painted pattern on the helipad is a futile attempt at camouflage
A probable AGNI Missile airframe measuring about 20 meters is visible. A new missile assembly building has been constructed since 31 May 2000 Support buildings
The building on the right has been recently added since 31 May 2000
Two new support buildings

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