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Two Stealth Submarines to Join Russian Black Sea Fleet
Two elusive, virtually undetectable submarines with extended combat ranges and the ability to strike land, surface and underwater targets will join the Black Sea Fleet by the end of 2015.
Russia Places 8 Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles in Service
Eight Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles (ICBMs) have been put into service in Russia's Strategic Missile Forces in the second quarter of 2015, the country's Deputy Minister of Defense Yuriy Borisov said Thursday.
Russian Army to Receive New EW Drones by Year-End
Troops of Russia's Eastern Military District will receive the latest unmanned aerial vehicles designed for electronic warfare by the end of this year, the district's spokesman Alexander Gordeev
Russia’s S-400 System to Support Longer Range Missile
Russia’s top-notch S-400 missile defense system is preparing to be equipped with a new, longer range missile, the Russian Missile Forces’ commander said in a radio interview
Russian Helicopters at Innoprom 2015 Industrial Exhibition
Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) is taking part in the 6th international industrial exhibition Innoprom-2015, which is being held from the 8th to the 11th of July 2015 at the Ekaterinburg-Expo International Exhibition
Russian Helicopters’ Renewed Plans of Amphibious Mi-14PS
During the 7th International Maritime Defense Show (IMDS 2015), which took place in St. Petersburg last week (1-5 July 2015), Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) showcased potential plans for the renewed production of the unique
Russia to Get 5th Generation Nuclear Submarine by 2020
Admiral Viktor Chirkov, the Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Navy, said during the Army 2015 international military and technical forum in Moscow: “In order to avoid pauses and standstill, we have started design work on developing submarines of the
Belarus to Receive 12 Mi-8MTV-5 Transport Helicopters
During the international military technology forum Army-2015 (16 to 19 June in Kubinka, Moscow Region), Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) announced that a contract has been signed with the Belarusian Defense Ministry for
Russian Helicopters Takes Part at Paris Air Show 2015
Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) is taking part in the Paris Air Show 2015 (15 to 21 June; Le Bourget) where it is showcasing its latest commercial helicopter developments for the global aviation community.
Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces Plan 30 Drills This Summer
Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces (SMF) will hold more than 30 tactical military exercises during the summer, a Russian Defense Ministry’s press service’s spokesman said.
Russian Helicopters Presents New Models at HeliRussia 2015
Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) is highlighting a line-up of new commercial helicopters including the light Ka-226T and Ansat and medium Mi-171A2 and Mi-38 at HeliRussia 2015 which runs from 21-23 May at Moscow Crocus Expo
Russian Helicopters, AVIC to Develop Heavy-Lift Helicopter
Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) and Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) have signed a framework agreement to work together on creating an advanced heavy
Russia, China Start Military Exercises in Mediterranean Sea
Russia hosted Chinese ships in the Black Sea base of Novorossiysk on Monday ahead of weeklong exercises between the two Navies in the Mediterranean Sea.
Russia Unveils Armata Tank at Victory Day
Russia showed off new machines of war, including a highly sophisticated tank, on Saturday in the annual Victory Day military parade through Red Square.
Russian Helicopters Delivers 1st 2 Repaired Ka-31s to India
Russian Helicopters (part of State Corporation Rostec) has delivered the first two repaired Ka-31 helicopters, produced by Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise (a Russian Helicopters company), to India.
Russia Cuts 10-Year Space Budget Due to Economic Crisis
Russia's draft Federal Space Program for 2016-2025 envisions budget cuts by more than 800 billion rubles ($15 billion) to 2 trillion rubles ($37 billion), Federal Space Agency Roscosmos recently said.
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