Missile submarine "Saint George" Pacific Fleet made on Friday of the Sea of Okhotsk combat training launch of a liquid two-stage intercontinental ballistic missile R-29R, reports BBC.
"The missile is produced from submerged boat on range" Siskin "in the Arkhangelsk region. The head part of the rocket arrived at the appointed time on the ground "- the official representative of the Russian Navy. According to him, this is the first launch of a strategic sea-based missiles since the beginning of the year.
"The successful launch of the sea-based ballistic missile showed a high level of effectiveness of the command and control of naval forces of nuclear deterrence," — said the representative of the Russian military.