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Why do we need the "Sarmatians" with one warhead in the mine?

Why do we need the "Sarmatians" with one warhead in the mine?

Another revelation from a prominent specialist Alexei Arbatov, head of the Center for International Security at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences: the new Sarmat missiles will ...
Nuclear circumcision (part of 2)

Nuclear circumcision (part of 2)

The idea of ​​transforming the most common type of nuclear weapon in the US armed forces into a nuclear eunuch: the continuation of material on the American "nuclear circumcision" ...
Soviet anti-ship ballistic missile projects

Soviet anti-ship ballistic missile projects

Now the anti-ship ballistic missile is considered to be the subject of controversy or technical curiosity, and not a real weapon. But in the past, such ideas were worked out ...
What happened to the Rubezh complex?

What happened to the Rubezh complex?

The Rubezh mobile ground-based missile system created for the Strategic Missile Forces is included in the new state armament program for 2018-2027. missed!...
News from the president: the project "Sarmat"

News from the president: the project "Sarmat"

Usually, news on weapons and equipment is published by the military or defense industry enterprises. However, this time the head of state personally spoke about new achievements ...
Convair Lobber transport ballistic missile (USA)

Convair Lobber transport ballistic missile (USA)

Army missiles of different classes carry combat units of various types. However, instead of a warhead, another payload can be placed in the hull. So, the project Convair Lobber proposed creating an easy ...
How to create "Topol"

How to create "Topol"

This year, strategic missile forces celebrate the 35 anniversary of the first successful tests and the 30 anniversary of the adoption of the Topol complex. These events of the distant past laid ...
"Well done" in American - unsuccessful debut

"Well done" in American - unsuccessful debut

At the early stage of the implementation of the “Minuteman” program, it was planned to create and put into service intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) of this family of two types of basing - stationary ...
About engines for intercontinental ballistic missiles

About engines for intercontinental ballistic missiles

The arsenal of strategic nuclear forces of Russia consists of intercontinental ballistic missiles of various types, which have certain differences. Among other things, similar products differ in type ...
Russian Nuclear Forces: Mace

Russian Nuclear Forces: Mace

The tension in political circles, the press and the debate network about the fate of Russian intercontinental ballistic missiles is incredibly high ...
The forerunner of the "Union" and "Topol"

The forerunner of the "Union" and "Topol"

The launch of the first ballistic missile at the State Central Test Site Kapustin Yar was a breakthrough into a completely new field of science and technology and marked the beginning of the test ...
The system of retaliatory strike "Perimeter"

The system of retaliatory strike "Perimeter"

The domestic system "Perimeter", known in the United States and Western Europe as the "Dead Hand", is a complex of automatic control of a massive counter-nuclear strike ....
Five famous missiles of the Soviet Union

Five famous missiles of the Soviet Union

The atomic bombing of Hiroshima 6 August 1945, the forever divided the twentieth century, and with it the whole history of mankind into two unequal epochs: pre-nuclear and nuclear. The symbol of the second was, alas, ...
Five little-known facts about the legendary "Katyusha"

Five little-known facts about the legendary "Katyusha"

The combat vehicle of rocket artillery BM-13 is much better known by the legendary name "Katyusha". And, as it happens with any legend, its history over the decades has not just been mythologized, but also ...