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 …
Russia to start flight tests of Sarmat heavy ICBM in spring
The flight development tests of Russia’s most advanced RS-28 Sarmat heavy intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) are expected to start from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in north Russia in the …
Russia tests Avangard hypersonic system on Putin's orders
The Russian Defense Ministry has carried out tests of the hypersonic system Avangard to successfully verify all of its technical parameters, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with …
US boosts number of its high-precision weapons near Russian borders — Navy commander
The United States has been increasing the number of its strategic non-nuclear high-precision systems in sea waters surrounding Russia, Russian Navy Commander Adm. Vladimir Korolev said in an interview …
Serbian leader: NATO seeks to misrepresent deal on military presence in northern Kosovo
NATO seeks to misrepresent the 2013 Brussels Agreement’s provisions concerning the presence of the Kosovo military in the northern part of the region, Serbian President Aleksander Vucic told the …