Brahmand NewsPrevious Article
Brahmand NewsNext Article
Headlines
  • India joins the Wassenaar Arrangement:-India on Friday said it has joined the Wassenaar Arrangement after completing the internal procedures and the membership will facilitate high-technology tie-ups for country's defence and space programmes. ...
  • Wassenaar Arrangement decides to make India its member:-In a significant development, elite export control regime Wassenaar Arrangement (WA) on Thursday decided to admit India as its new member, which is expected to raise New Delhi's stature in the field of non-proliferation besides helping it acquire critical technologies....
  • India's chances 'very good' on Wassenaar membership: Russia:-India is likely to get the membership of the Wassenaar Arrangement on Thursday, one of the key export control regimes that deal with non-proliferation, if everything goes well, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Wednesday....
  • Akash test-fired successfully:-India on Tuesday successfully test-fired Akash its supersonic surface-to-air missile with indigenous radio frequency seeker from a test range in Odisha, officials said....

Russia to begin RS-26 missile production in 2015: report

Article
Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print This Article

MOSCOW (BNS): Russia will begin serial production of the new RS-26 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) at the end of this year or early 2016, according to a news report.

The final test launch of the ICBM was successfully carried out in March, a Tass report quoting a source in the the military-industrial complex said.

The RS-26 Rubezh missile based on the RS24 Yars is expected to be put on combat duty in 2015, the report said.

The Irkutsk division of Russia's Strategic Missile Forces is likely to receive the first land-based mobile missile systems with RS-26, it added.

Tags:

Russia  Missile  ICBM  Military  
Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print Article

Other Related News

Kim orders more production of ICBMs: state media

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un has ordered more production of rocket engines and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) nosecones, Pyongyang state media said today.

Upcoming Defence Exhibitions

BRAHMOS Missile Systems

Headlines

Brahmand World Defence Update 2017

Image Gallery