Russia has productively conducted 3 launches of ballistic rocket. 2 experiments were executed by submarines of Russia as of the Pacific and Northern fleets, whereas one more intercontinental ballistic missile was commenced as of the space center of Plesetsk.
Each test was executed as fraction of drills of combat readiness and had productively strike selected marks, on Wednesday the Defense Ministry of Russia announced.
From Okhotsk Sea, Georgiy Pobedonosets nuclear submarine as of Pacific Fleet of Russia launched a ballistic missile into the target range of Chizha situated within northern Russia.
The SLBM (submarine-launched ballistic missile) handled to effectively strike the mark at a selected time, said by Ministry of Defense, adding up that rocket was initiated as of a vessel of Project 667BDR Kalmar Class that was located under water.
The launch displayed an “advanced of readiness of Pacific Fleet Submarine Force and verfied the efficiency of control system and command of the naval tactical nuclear forces,” the ministry stated in a report.
In the meantime, in Barents Sea, Delta-IV class Novomoskovsk tactical nuclear submarine of Russia carried out an R-29RM Sineva ballistic missile launch, Defense Ministry stated. In addition launched as of a submerged place.
Sineva missiles have extensively been believed an opponent of Bulava, which in the end captured as the elected tactical nuclear weapon of the Navy of Russia. The rock-solid propellant Bulava is trouble free in handling than the liquid propellant Sineva, permitting for a smaller amount of large and quieter storage space and equipment of launch to be on the ship.
In a 3rd experiment, Strategic Missile Forces of Russia executed a successful RS-12M ICBM (intercontinental ballistic missile) launch as of the space center of Plesetsk, productively striking a mark on firing range in Kamchatka.
The RS-12M also called Topol-M is an intercontinental ballistic missile by means of a highest range of 6,125 miles. It can hold a nuclear missile by means of a yield of equal to 550 kilotons.