Russian Frigates Test Fire Kalibr Cruise Missile

Russian Frigates Test Fire Kalibr Cruise Missile

On October 6, Russian Gepard-class missile frigates Dagestan and Tartarstan reportedly fired two 3M-14 Kalibr cruise missiles striking targets approximately 180 km away on Chechen Island in the Caspian Sea….

Russia Begins Construction of Kalibr-Equipped Corvette

Russia Begins Construction of Kalibr-Equipped Corvette

On July 12, Russia laid the keel on Stavropol, a Project 21631 Kalibr cruise missile-equipped Buyan-M-class missile corvette, according to Russian news agency TASS. This development follows the June 2018…

Russia targets ISIS with Kalibr cruise missiles

Russia targets ISIS with Kalibr cruise missiles

On November 3, the Russian Black Sea Fleet’s Varshavyanka class Kolpino (B-271) submarine fired six SS-N-30 Kalibr cruise missiles from a submerged position in the Mediterranean Sea at targets located…

Russia Fires Kalibr Missiles at Islamic State

Russia Fires Kalibr Missiles at Islamic State

On September 5, the Russian frigate the Admiral Essen (751) in the Mediterranean launched a salvo of three Kalibr cruise missiles at Islamic State militants in Syria as part of…

Russia Fires Cruise Missiles at ISIS in Syria

On June 23, Russian naval vessels fired six Kalibr cruise missiles from the eastern Mediterranean Sea into Syria’s Hama province. The missiles were launched from two frigates, the Admiral Essen…

Russia Fires Kalibr Cruise Missiles on ISIS Targets

On May 30, Russian naval vessels fired four Kalibr (SS-N-30A) cruise missiles from the Mediterranean against ISIS targets near the Syrian city of Palmyra. The strikes reportedly targeted ISIS shelters and equipment…

Russia Deploys Cruise Missile, Violates INF Treaty

Russia Deploys Cruise Missile, Violates INF Treaty

On February 14, a senior military official reported that Russia has deployed a battalion of intermediate-range ground-launched cruise missiles, violating the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. The missile has been…

Russia fires cruise missiles as part of offensive in Syria

On November 15, 2016, the Russian frigate the Admiral Grigorvish fired long-range 3M-14 “Kalibr” (SS-N-30A) cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea into Syria. The ship-launched missiles targeted ISIS and al-Nusra Front…