Will the Strategic Rocket Forces of the Russian Federation have staying power

Now the Russian Security almost everything is dependent on the functionality of the Strategic Missile Forces mission (SRF). Usually, the presence of modern missile defense is the main argument in the negotiations relating to current topics, for example, the placement of U.S. missile defense systems in Europe and NATO. But now, more than 80% of the missiles were in service with the Russian army to curry favor with the initial warranty period. This was said to Interfax-AVN deputy commander of the Strategic Missile Forces, Colonel I.Denisov by MTO. Namely, the officer said: "They are constant alert with significant extension of the life that is 2.5-3 times higher than the guarantee."

The commander of the Strategic Missile Forces, Lieutenant General of the Russian Federation S.Karakaev stressed that modern puzzles sound operation of weapons systems in SRF out in a number of core values, no solutions are forthcoming impossible to move forward in terms of the formation of groups Missile Forces.

Together with the fact, according to the official dealer management info, the press service of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation on Strategic Missile S.Shorin in the Russian army with yearly increases significantly the number of modern launchers, as well as a new missile systems. Namely, in 2011 in Teykovskogo Missile Division, which is stationed in the Ivanovo region, was brought to a complete state, and made atonement for combat duty first missile regiment, the main armament which consists of modern mobile ground missile systems "Yars". Last work on the modernization and re-rocket complex "Topol-M" fixed-based which go on armament new missile regiment in separate Tatishchev dislotsiruemoy missile division in the Saratov region.

At the end of 2010 by the Strategic Missile Forces RF there were some 375 missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads in 1259. Of this number, 171 mobile compactor complex "Topol» (SS-25), 58 languid missiles R-36MUTTH and R-36M2 (SS-18), 18 mobile complexes "Topol-M» (SS-27), 70 missiles UR-100NUTTKh (SS-19 ), 52 complex "Topol-M" stationary silo-based (SS-27), 6 mobile systems "Yars" armed missile RS-24.

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