20 October 2014

"Iskander M" vs sanctions?

Russia in response to the sanctions is going to place in the Crimea strategic aircraft and advanced medium-range cruise missiles R500 made on the basis of "Iskander M" Radius of these missiles is 2600km and they are capable of carrying nuclear warheads that can easily hit any target on the whole territory of Western Europe. This type of missile is considered to be very evasive to any missile defense systems

Rocket operational range

Iskander M

Kapustin Yar 2007 testing R500