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Russian Aerospace Forces launched Soyuz-2 launch vehicle from Plesetsk Cosmodrome

Сегодня 2 декабря, в 13 часов 43 минуты по московскому времени с Государственного испытательного космодрома Плесецк в Архангельской области боевым расчетом Космических войск ВКС проведен успешный пуск ракеты-носителя среднего класса «Союз-2.1б» с космическим аппаратом в интересах Минобороны РоссииПуск проведен под общим руководством командующего Космическими войсками – заместителя главнокомандующего Воздушно-космическими силами генерал-полковника Александра Головко.Старт ракеты-носителя и…

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WATCH First Launch of Iskander-M Missiles Outside of Russia

Iskander-M Missiles

The Russian Defense Ministry has released a footage showing the first launch of Iskander-M system’s missile taking place outside of Russian territory. The launch has been conducted as part of the Russia-Tajikistan joint drills dubbed “Dushanbe-Counterterror.” During the final stage of the exercises, the Missile Forces military destroyed similated terrorists, while being in 140 kilometers…

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Russian Black Sea Fleet Receives Final Varshavyanka-Class Sub

Russian Black Sea Fleet Receives Final Varshavyanka-Class Sub

Novemver 25 – The commissioning ceremony for the Kolpino diesel-electric submarine took place at Russia’s Admiralty Shipyards in St. Petersburg. Adm. Vladimir Korolev, the commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy, Vice Adm. Viktor Bursuk, the deputy commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy for armament, and Alexei Rakhmanov, the president of Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), attended the…

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Russian Aerospace Forces to Start Receiving Sukhoi T-50 Fighters in 2017

Sukhoi T-50 Fighters

Russian Aerospace Forces to Start Receiving Sukhoi T-50 Fighters in 2017 June 5 – The Russian Aerospace Forces will receive first units of the Sukhoi T-50 (PAK FA) fifth-generation fighter aircraft in 2017, Col. Gen. Viktor Bondarev, the Russian Aerospace Forces commander, said Saturday. “There are five [T-50 fighters] at the [Russian] Chkalov’s State Flight…

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