Russia Begins Serial Production of APR-3M Missile

Russia Begins Serial Production of APR-3M Missile

On May 13, Russian state media reported the country has completed trials and begun serial production of its new APR-3M air-launched anti-submarine missile. The APR-3M was developed by the Research…

Russia Sends Replacement S-400 Missiles to China

Russia Sends Replacement S-400 Missiles to China

On April 30, Russia’s TASS news agency reported that the country has sent new S-400 Triumf missiles to China to replace those damaged in transit in December 2017. According to…

Russia Launches New Nuclear Submarine

Russia Launches New Nuclear Submarine

On April 23, Russia launched its first nuclear-powered Project 09852 submarine in the northwestern city of Severodvinsk. Dubbed the K-139 Belgorod, the 184 m submarine is the longest submarine ever…

Russia Test Fires P-270 Moskit Antiship Missile

Russia Test Fires P-270 Moskit Antiship Missile

On April 5, Russia’s Zvezda TV reported that two corvettes in the country’s Black Sea Fleet conducted a successful test launch of the P-270 Moskit (NATO: SS-N-22 “Sunburn”). The antiship…

Russian Submarine Test Fires Kalibr From Port

Russian Submarine Test Fires Kalibr From Port

On April 5, Russian newspaper Izvestia reported that the country’s Yasen-class submarine Severodvinsk successfully test fired a Kalibr cruise missile while moored in port. This is the first successful launch…

US to Test INF-Range GLCM and Ballistic Missile

US to Test INF-Range GLCM and Ballistic Missile

According to unnamed U.S. defense officials, the United States plans to test fire a ground-launched cruise missile (GLCM) with a range of about 1,000 km range in August, and a…

US Will Begin Manufacturing INF-Range GLCM

US Will Begin Manufacturing INF-Range GLCM

The U.S. Department of Defense announced it will begin manufacturing components for conventionally armed ground-launched cruise missiles (GLCMs) with ranges previously prohibited by the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. Though…

Russia Tests RS-24 Yars ICBM

Russia Tests RS-24 Yars ICBM

On February 6, Russia conducted a test launch of its RS-24 Yars ICBM at the Plesetsk spaceport in the Arkhangelsk Region. According to a Russian Defence Ministry press release, the…