A missile destined for universal cloning

A missile destined for universal cloning

July 16, 2014 Yuri Osokin, specially for RIR

The Soviet R-17, better known as the Scud missile, has figured in the arsenals of over 30 countries, and became a household name during the first Gulf War in 1991

Tor-M2U newest anti-aircraft missile systems to be shown in 2014

Tor-M2U newest anti-aircraft missile systems to be shown in 2014

December 26, 2013 Itar-Tass

The Tor-M2U newest anti-aircraft missile systems will be for the first time shown on May 9, 2014, in the Victory Parade in Moscow, Alexander Leonov, chief of air defence troops of the RF Land Forces, told journalists in connection with the 98th jubilee of air defence troops, marked on Thursday

Kalashnikov gun maker lands $400 mln missile contract

Kalashnikov gun maker lands $400 mln missile contract

July 22, 2013 RIA Novosti

Russia's Izhmash arms factory, manufacturer of the legendary Kalashnikov assault rifle, has won a 13 billion ruble (about $400 million) Defense Ministry tender for antitank missiles, the company said Monday, in one of its “largest state orders in recent years”

Russia sells record $15 bln of arms in 2012

Russia sells record $15 bln of arms in 2012

January 22, 2013 RIA Novosti

Russia sold a record $15.16 billion worth of weaponry in 2012 while expanding its foreign client list, the Federal Military-Technical Cooperation Service (FSMTC) reported on Monday.

Russia to create new missiles to compete with U.S.

Russia to create new missiles to compete with U.S.

January 10, 2013 Andrei Kislyakov, specially for RIR

While the United States is building a global missile defense system, Russia is preparing for a radical renewal of its strategic nuclear missile arsenal

Russian army to replace soldiers with robots

Russian army to replace soldiers with robots

January 9, 2013 Dmitry Litovkin, specially for RIR

Russian Minister of Defense, Sergei Shoigu, has made the decision to replace soldiers with robots. The military is planning to expand the use of robots for mine-clearing and dealing with emergency situations

Russia’s defense steps up in aerospace missiles

Russia’s defense steps up in aerospace missiles

January 9, 2013 Andrei Kislyakov, specially for RIR

After shutting down production of the S-300 missile defense system, Russia is moving to equip its new S-400 and S-500 systems with hypersonic missiles

Russia to roll out new hypersonic missiles

Russia to roll out new hypersonic missiles

December 18, 2012 Andrei Kislyakov, specially for RIR

The 77N6-N and 77N6-N1 models will be the first Russian missiles with inert warheads, which can destroy nuclear warheads by hitting them with precision at great speed

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