Defense chief: Russia needs to develop ground-based cruise and hypersonic missiles by 2020
The ground-based version of the sea-launched Kalibr system with the long-range cruise missile has to be developed in 2019-2020 and the same timeframe is required for creating a ground-based long-range …
Work on heavy ICBM Sarmat proceeds as expected, Rogozin tells Putin
Research into and development of the new heavy inter-continental ballistic missile RS-28 Sarmat proceeds as expected, the chief of Russia’s space corporation Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, told …
Foreign military attaches, media get a look at 9M729 for Iskander-M launchers
The Russian Defense Ministry has demonstrated to foreign military attaches and Russian and foreign media the Iskander-M system armed with four 9M729 missiles and the missile’s transportation and …
Two Su-34 jets collide in Russia's Far East
Two Sukhoi Su-34 fighter bombers have collided in mid-air over the Strait of Tatary (or the Tatar Strait) in Russia’s Far Eastern Khabarovsk Region, a source in the regional law enforcement …
Contract for 13 Su-57 fifth-generation fighter jets to be signed in 2020 — source
The second contract to manufacture 13 Su-57 fighter jets for the Russian Aerospace Forces is to be signed next year, a source in Russia’s aircraft-making industry told TASS on Wednesday.
Submersible drone to undergo tests on the Yenisei in 2019
Scientists at the Siberian State University of Sciences and Technologies will test in the open water their robot-drone, Director of the University’s Institute for Space Research and High …
Frigate Admiral Gorshkov to carry out first long voyage this year
The lead frigate of Project 22350 Admiral Gorshkov will make its first long voyage this year, according to a statement released by the Northern Fleet's press service on Monday, TASS reported.
Russia’s 5th-generation fighter jet gets advanced stealth coating
A new composite material with enhanced radar wave absorbing properties was used to make the cockpit canopy of the most advanced Sukhoi Su-57 multirole fighter jet and the Tupolev Tu-160 strategic …
New Kalibr-M cruise missile with range of over 4,500 km in development in Russia
New Kalibr-M cruise missile with a range of over 4,500 km is currently under development in Russia for the Russian Navy, a source in the military-industrial complex told TASS on Tuesday.
"The newest …
Russia’s upgraded Tu-22M3 strategic missile-carrying bomber performs debut flight
Russia’s latest modernized Tupolev Tu-22M3M long-range missile-carrying bomber has performed its debut flight, a source in the domestic defense industry told TASS on Friday.
"The first upgraded …