Military Review
The origins and realities of the INF Treaty

The origins and realities of the INF Treaty

Recently, more and more questions have arisen regarding the operation of the Treaty between the USSR and the USA on the elimination of their medium and shorter range missiles (INF) from December December 8. Periodically and in ...
Rockets for a growing umbrella

Rockets for a growing umbrella

The message about the first launch of the SM-3 block 2A anti-missile missile, which was late for six months, the announcement of the Japanese cabinet of ministers about the ban on the export of weapons and about ...
Missile attack on Europe: myth or reality?

Missile attack on Europe: myth or reality?

Due to the lack of effective antimissile defense (ABM) against medium-range ballistic missiles (Russia, the United States and Israel have the appropriate defense systems against short-range missiles ...
"Bastion": a reliable guard of the sea coast

"Bastion": a reliable guard of the sea coast

In March, 2014, the coastal missile system "Bastion" became the "shield" of the Crimea, forcing the squadron of NATO warships to move away from the coast of the peninsula. After the demonstration of the television documentary ...
Rocket complex "Albatross"

Rocket complex "Albatross"

The development of the Albatross intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) was carried out by specialists from the engineering mechanical engineering industry from the city of Reutov. The works were initiated by a resolution of the USSR Council of Ministers from 9 ...
Special mission of mobile missile systems

Special mission of mobile missile systems

23 July 1985 of the year in the area of ​​the city of Yoshkar-Ola was put on combat duty, the first in the Strategic Missile Forces (RVSN) missile regiment, armed with mobile ground rocket ...
The US was scared of the Russian "project 4202"

The US was scared of the Russian "project 4202"

Publications about the new Russian hypersonic weapon, which will undermine the entire American missile defense system, are most of all similar to knocking out money from Congress for the needs of the Pentagon to talk about "the threat of ...
"Topol" is still indispensable

"Topol" is still indispensable

Exactly thirty years ago, the first Topol missile system was put on alert. Due to the specificity of the event, no celebrations are planned in this regard. Meanwhile, commissioning ...
News project BZHRK "Barguzin"

News project BZHRK "Barguzin"

There was news in the domestic media about the development of a new combat railway missile system (BZHRK). As follows from recent reports, the work is going in full ...
Strategic nuclear forces: state and prospects

Strategic nuclear forces: state and prospects

As part of the modernization of the army, strategic nuclear forces are currently being upgraded. This part of the armed forces, which is one of the main elements of the country's defense, needs timely ...
Completed tests ICBM RS-26 "Frontier"

Completed tests ICBM RS-26 "Frontier"

Last summer, it was reported that already in 2015, strategic rocket forces would begin to receive a new intercontinental ballistic missile, which is intended to replace ...
Elusive Avengers

Elusive Avengers

Thirty years ago, the Utkin brothers created battle railroad missile systems (BZHRK) - “launch sites on wheels”, which, by their elusiveness and combat power, terrified the United States. Americans ...
The Three Deaths of Iskander

The Three Deaths of Iskander

The word "Iskander" reveals awe at impressionable Europeans. Behind this word they imagine “a terrible Russian cudgel”, which at any moment can fall upon them. We are talking about...
The project of mobile courier rocket complex

The project of mobile courier rocket complex

A few decades ago, work began in the Soviet Union on the subject of mobile ground-based missile systems (PGRK) designed to arm strategic rocket forces ....
Iskander-M vs Pershing-2

Iskander-M vs Pershing-2

The modern Iskander-M and the resurrected mobile missile system MGM-31C Pershing II. At first glance, they have nothing in common: the newest OTRK with a conventional warhead and a strategic missile ...
Sineva vs Trident 2

Sineva vs Trident 2

Rockets make their way to the surface and are carried away towards the stars. Among the thousands of flickering dots, they need one. Polaris. Alpha Ursa Major. Farewell star of humanity, to which ...
Taming the pentagon

Taming the pentagon

55 years ago, the Soviet Union eliminated the global invulnerability of the United States Bearded anecdote “Do you want to go to America? Go to serve in the rocket troops! ”Was filled with a very specific meaning 20 January 1960 ...
Project Mobile Minuteman: BZHRK American

Project Mobile Minuteman: BZHRK American

One of the main achievements of the Soviet defense industry is deservedly considered the battle railway missile complex (BZHRK) "Good for you". A special train could run on the railway ...
Price "Iskander"

Price "Iskander"

The unique missile system has absorbed the advanced achievements of world science and industry, but to an even greater degree - the enthusiasm and patriotism of the producers of Omut perestroika, the collapse of the national ...
The issue of medium-range missiles

The issue of medium-range missiles

Recently, we often hear about medium-range missiles, especially from our "partners." What is their concern? After all, America is used to dictate its "democratic" to everyone ...
Sixty Iskanders and as many

Sixty Iskanders and as many

On the eve of the Day of Missile Forces and Artillery, which our country has already celebrated 70 times, at the Kapustin Yar training ground, which is located at the junction of the Volgograd, Astrakhan and Orenburg regions, Kolomenskoye ...