Intercontinental ballistic missiles of "Topol" and "YARS", whose lifetime is about to end, should be used to launch satellites from Baikonur East to save money at the disposal of the IDB, said in an interview with RIA Novosti expert in the field of strategic weapons, a veteran of the strategic missile forces, Vladimir Yevseyev.
July 23, 2020 celebrated its 35th anniversary of the intercession of the first mobile ground missile system (pgrk) "Topol" Intercontinental ballistic missile RT-2PM on combat duty near Yoshkar-Ola.
Statements of military-political management of the USA on creation of hypersonic aircraft missiles with a speed of Mach 17 is unlikely to correspond to reality, because the American "defense" is not an appropriate scientific and technical reserve, said in an interview with RIA Novosti expert in the field of strategic weapons, a veteran of the strategic missile forces, Vladimir Yevseyev.
Previously, the Pentagon confirmed that during the speed test of the new hypersonic missiles, which the President Donald trump called "super-duper", exceeded the speed of sound in 17 times.
Exactly 35 years ago, July 23, 1985, mobile ground complex (pgrk) "Topol" Intercontinental ballistic missile RT-2PM for the first time has taken up combat duty near Yoshkar-Ola. Technological know-how, the underlying Soviet scientists allowed to create a whole family of mobile systems — the most modern of them is the RS-24 "YARS" are now actively taken into service of Russian strategic Missile forces (RVSN).
An expert in the field of strategic weapons, candidate of technical Sciences Vladimir Yevseyev, who served in the Yoshkar-Ola division of the strategic missile forces (1986-1991) and worked at the head Institute of missile troops — 4 CRI defense Ministry, said in an interview with RIA Novosti correspondent Ivan Suraev of the role of "Topol" strategic deterrence of the United States in one of the most difficult periods in the history of Russia, the possibilities of mobile systems of new generation and the prospects of the project railway missile system "Barguzin".
A military expert from the Institute of CIS countries Vladimir Evseev said, which can lead to the refusal of the US the Russian rocket engines RD-180.
In an interview with the newspaper "Evening Moscow", the expert called the move of the Americans is purely political, while noting its inevitability.
The destruction in 1995 at the Semipalatinsk test site of the last Soviet nuclear warheads destined for a scientific experiment, demonstrated the unique capabilities of Russian specialists in the field of nuclear safety, which can be used in the further denuclearization of the world, consider interviewed by RIA Novosti experts.
Exactly 25 years ago, on 31 may 1995, on the former Semipalatinsk nuclear test site, located in the North-East of Kazakhstan was destroyed last nuclear warhead, produced in the Soviet Union. In just 50 years polygon (1949-1989) was produced 468 air, ground and underground nuclear explosions. Underground tests were conducted in the tunnels of Degelen mountain massif, where this charge continued to lie after the closing of the landfill.