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Russia successfully tests nuclear missile, more planned - navy chief says

Russian intercontinental ballistic missile Topol-M rolls across Red Square during the Victory Day Parade, which commemorates the 1945 defeat of Nazi Germany in Moscow, Russia, Friday, May 9, 2014. 213 more words

Three Yars mobile ICBM regiments to be put on combat duty December — Defense Ministry

The RS-24 Yars intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) with a multiple warhead was designed by the Moscow-based Institute of Thermal Technology

 

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About 100 arms samples to be tested at Kapustin Yar range in 2015… 244 more words

China Tests Hypersonic Nuclear Missile that Cannot Be Intercepted

China conducted its first successful test of hypersonic glide vehicle (HGV) on January 9, 2014.

There are only two countries in the world the US and China that have succeeded in their HGV tests. 997 more words

August 21, 1957 - The Russians Launch the R-7

On August 21, 1957, the Soviet Union carried out the first successful test launch of their prototype intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the R-7.  The two-stage, 112-foot-long, oxygen- and kerosene-fueled rocket blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and carried a dummy warhead 3500 miles.  176 more words

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Chinese provincial agency may have confirmed secret long-range missile

A Chinese provincial department appeared to have inadvertently confirmed the existence of an intercontinental ballistic missile that may be able to carry several nuclear warheads and travel as far as the United States. 341 more words

Is North Korea capable of delivering a missile to the US ?

Satellite imaging shows North Korea might be closing missile engine trials for an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), commented a US think tank on Wednesday. If this is true, this will bring the entire United States of America into range, raising threat levels.  49 more words

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