Russian News Reports Bulava Service Ready

Russian News Reports Bulava Service Ready

On June 29, Russian media outlet TASS reported, “The D-30 missile system including R-30 Bulava intercontinental ballistic missile, has been accepted for service by the Russian Navy following successful tests,”…

Russia Successfully Tests Bulava SLBM Salvo

Russia Successfully Tests Bulava SLBM Salvo

On May 22, Russian Borei-class submarine Yuri Dolgoruky (K-535) tested four Bulava intercontinental ballistic missiles (NATO: SS-NX-30 or SS-N-32) in a submerged launch in the White Sea. The nuclear-capable missiles…

Russia Launches New Ballistic Missile Submarine

Russia Launches New Ballistic Missile Submarine

On November 17, the Russian Navy celebrated the launch of its new Borei-A-class nuclear-powered submarine, the Prince Vladimir, from the Sevmash Shipyard in the Arkhangelsk region. In comparison to three…

Russia Tests 4 ICBMs and Multiple Cruise Missiles

Russia Tests 4 ICBMs and Multiple Cruise Missiles

On the evening of October 26, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin oversaw a scheduled training exercise by the Russian Strategic Nuclear Forces. Four intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) and an unknown number…

Russia Tests “Bulava” Sub-launched Missile

Russia Tests “Bulava” Sub-launched Missile

On June 26, the Russian state run news agency TASS released a statement from the Minister of Defense stating that a Borey-class ballistic missile submarine Yuri Dolgoruky successfully test fired an 3M14…