Defense has approved a draft newest ballistic missile

Ministry of Defense has approved the draft of a new ballistic missileThe Ministry of Defense has approved the preliminary design of the newest intercontinental ballistic missile liquid, the development of which is in the interests of the Strategic Rocket Forces mission. As reported by "Interfax" referring to a source in the military-industrial complex, the War Department provided a number of comments on the draft, which will be considered in the process of developing a distant rocket.

What specific comments and suggestions voiced Russian military, is not specified. First, in September 2012 the commander of the Strategic Missile Forces, Colonel-General Sergei Karakayev announced that new girl rocket will be created by 2018. New carrying nuclear weapons created in connection with the deployment of the U.S. missile defense system in parts of Europe. According to the Russian military, brand new ICBM will be able to break through all existing and promising defense.

According to the consultant commander of the Strategic Missile Forces, Colonel-General Viktor Esin, retired, who was quoted by RIA announcements, creating a modern 100-ton rocket will begin before the end of 2012 year. Development work on the project has already begun.

Bimbo rocket will be able to carry up to 5 tons of useful load on this indicator, said Esin, it will eclipse the ability of four times already standing armed missiles "Topol" and "Yars". Creation ballistic missiles Council engaged Makeev Rocket Centre, together with the "NGO engineering." Manufacturer appointed Krasnoyarsk Machine-Building Plant.

According to Esin, a brand new perspective rocket will change the outdated R-36M2 (NATO on ordering — SS-18 Satan). The warhead ICBM will be created up to 10 bad blocks. The main properties of a promising yet unidentified missiles.

Meanwhile, spending on nuclear forces of the Russian Federation in 2013-2015 will amount to 101.5 billion rubles, the head of the State Duma Defense Committee Vladimir Komoedov. According to him, in 2013, of embezzlement on this article projected at 29.28 billion rubles, in 2014 — 33.3 billion rubles, in 2015 — $ 38.57 billion for 2012 year costs of nuclear weapons accounted for 27.4 billion rubles.

In addition to fuel oil ballistic missiles in Russia also created different versions of modernization of existing carriers. Namely, 27 September 2011 and 23 May 2012 at Plesetsk test launches have been made with the latest solid-fuel missile warhead. First launch failed, and the second was successful. Presumably, the military conducted tests for the newest head of the missiles, "yars."

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