Russia’s Newest Nuclear Submarine Arrives in Pacific Ocean

Now the Russian Pacific Fleet has announced the arrival of its latest nuclear submarine, Vladimir Monomakh, to its new permanent deployment base in the far-eastern Kamchatka Peninsula. The peninsula has access to the Sea of Okhotsk, shared between Russia and Japan and the Bering Sea, shared by U.S. and Russia. Continue reading

Russia upgrades its strategic missile forces

Construction of the seventh and eighth Project 955/955A Borei-class nuclear powered ballistic missile submarine is expected to begin before the end of 2015 to meet the current programme of completing eight boats for the Russian Navy by the end of 2020. Continue reading

Russia nuclear submarine to test-launch Bulava missile on Nov 30 — military source

Meanwhile, America is doing what? Reducing military capability and purging senior staff while the citizens are fighting over cheap Chinese made goods at Wal-Mart for Black Friday. You better wake up.

 

One test launch of the Bulava intercontinental ballistic missile is due in 2014, and two test launches are planned for 2015. Infographics by TASS

 

MOSCOW, November 27. /TASS/. The Alexander Nevsky strategic nuclear-powered submarine will make a single test-launch of the Bulava intercontinental ballistic missile on Sunday, November 30, a source in the Northern Fleet headquarters told TASS on Thursday.

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