Russia Tests New “Kedr” ICBM


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In mid-June, Russia test fired a Kedr intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from the Plesetsk spaceport in the country’s northwest. The Kedr is planned to replace the RS-24 Yars ICBM around 2030. The Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology (MITT) currently oversees its design and development.

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Shaan Shaikh, "Russia Tests New “Kedr” ICBM," Missile Threat, Center for Strategic and International Studies, June 30, 2021, last modified June 30, 2021, https://missilethreat.csis.org/russia-tests-new-kedr-icbm/.