Russia Tests New Interceptor Missile

  • Our Bureau
  • 07:07 AM, June 4, 2019
  • 3819
Russia Tests New Interceptor Missile

The Russian Aerospace Defense Forces (VKS) have test-fired a new interceptor missile from its test site located in Kazakhstan, the Russian Ministry of Defense (MoD) announced today.

“At the Sary-Shagan test site (Republic of Kazakhstan), the combat crew of the air defense and anti-missile defense forces of the VKS successfully conducted a new test launch of the Russian missile defense system,” the MoD said.

"After a series of trials, the new interceptor missile confirmed its characteristics and successfully completed the task by striking an assigned target with precision," Vladimir Sergiyenko, deputy commander of the missile defense unit said.

Also Read

Blast At Russian Military Munitions Plant Leaves 79 Injured

June 2, 2019 @ 04:50 AM

Russia To Offer Customizable MiG-35 Jet To India

June 1, 2019 @ 06:44 AM

Russia Rejects Iran's Request To Buy S-400 Systems

May 31, 2019 @ 04:50 PM

Russia to Develop Mi-38 helicopter Based AWACS

May 31, 2019 @ 10:06 AM

US-Russian “Close Encounters" on Sea, Air

June 7, 2019 @ 11:12 AM

Russia’s Lotos Self-Propelled Gun To have Ammunition Load Twice That Of 2S9...

June 6, 2019 @ 07:16 AM

L-3 Communications To Upgrade Avionics Of USAF's C-130H Aircraft

June 5, 2019 @ 01:33 PM
FEATURES/INTERVIEWS