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Hypersonic Strike Weapons for PAK DA?

Lightning strike: Moscow is ready to disarm Washington
Author Izmailov, Alexander, Monday, 17 November 2014 15:52

Before the end of the decade Russia will get weapons, capable of providing parity with any opponent.

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Aircrafts

Breaking: Pentagon Review Says America's Nukes Are FUBAR

Is this the cover story for getting rid of nukes that the galactics have disabled?

The guys babysitting our missiles in Montana couldn’t agree more.

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Military

Russian Propaganda - Military

Test launch of Topol-M
RS-12M Topol missile has been test-fired successfully from the Kapustin Yar testing range. Its warhead hit a hypothetical target at Sary-Shagan range in Kazakhstan. Infographics ITAR-TASS

Russia

Russian Sineva ballistic missile launched from Barents Sea

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October 29, 21:25 Russia

Bulava missile launched from nuclear sub in Russia

MOSCOW, November 5. /TASS/. The Tula nuclear-powered submarine of the Northern Fleet has successfully test-fired the Sineva intercontinental ballistic missile from the Barents Sea aiming at the Kura range in Kamchatka, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Wednesday.“The sea-based ballistic missile launch was conducted from a submerged position. 20 more words

November 3, 1957 - Sputnik 2 Sends First Living Animal into Orbit

On November 3, 1957, the Soviet Union successfully launched their second Sputnik earth satellite from an ICBM R-7 platform.  The 13 foot high, 2 foot diameter capsule contained compartments for radio transmitters, a telemetry system, a programming unit, regeneration and temperature control systems, scientific instruments (including photometers to measure ultraviolet and x-ray solar radiation), and in her own separate padded and pressurized cabin, a part-terrier, part-Samoyed female dog named Laika.  273 more words

1957

Topol-M ballistic missile launched from Plesetsk cosmodrome

Representative of the Russian strategic rocket forces (RVSN) Colonel Igor Yegorov said

© ITAR-TASS / Vladimir Smirnov, file

MOSCOW, November 1. /TASS/. A test launch of Topol-M intercontinental ballistic missile (Nato code name: SS-27) was made from the Plesetsk cosmodrome on Saturday, representative of the Russian strategic rocket forces (RVSN) Colonel Igor Yegorov said. 19 more words