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Russia to Hold Large-Scale Mediterranean, Black Sea Naval Drills

Russia to Hold Large-Scale Mediterranean, Black Sea Naval Drills

Russia will hold large-scale naval drills in the Mediterranean and Black Seas in late January with the involvement of warships from the Northern, Baltic, Black Sea and Pacific Fleets, the Russian Defense Ministry’s press office reported on Wednesday. “The Russian […]


Russian Helicopters to Open Helicopter Assembly Plant in India

Russian Helicopters to Open Helicopter Assembly Plant in India

During the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to India, Russian Helicopters, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, part of Russian Technologies State Corporation, and Elcom Systems Private Limited, part of the Indian investment conglomerate SUN Group, signed in New Delhi an […]


Russian Navy to Get Over 50 New Warships by 2016

Russian Navy to Get Over 50 New Warships by 2016

The Russian Navy will get over 50 new warships by 2016, including strategic nuclear submarines and special operations support vessels, the Defense Ministry reported on Thursday. “By 2016, the combat strength of the Navy will be replenished with 18 surface […]


Russia sends landing ships to Syria: report

Russia sends landing ships to Syria: report

A Russian warship carrying a marines unit has left its Black Sea port for Syria amid preparations for a possible evacuation of nationals living and working in the strife-torn country, news reports said Sunday. The Novocherkassk landing ship is the […]


Russia designs new types of intercontinental missiles

Russia designs new types of intercontinental missiles

Russia and China are working to modernize their strategic defence capabilities. However, they have chosen different approaches to replacing their key heavy missiles, notes Vasily Kashin, an expert at the Centre for Strategy and Technology Analysis, who compares the latest […]


India Receives Second Russia-Built Stealth Missile Frigate

India Receives Second Russia-Built Stealth Missile Frigate

The second of three stealth frigates that Russia builds for India at the Yantar Shipyard in Russia’s Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad arrived at the port of Mumbai, an Indian Defense Ministry source said on Sunday. The source did not specify […]


Russian Air Force Gets First Six Su-35S Fighter Jets

Russian Air Force Gets First Six Su-35S Fighter Jets

The Sukhoi aircraft maker delivered on Friday the first six Su-35S fighter jets to the Russian Air Force, the company said. The acceptance documents were signed by Defense Ministry officials at the Komsomolsk-on-Amur aircraft manufacturing plant in Russia’s Far East. […]


Russia Seals Major Arms Deal with India

Russia Seals Major Arms Deal with India

Russia is to supply India with combat helicopters and warplanes worth $2.9 bln under a deal signed during Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to New Delhi on Monday. “We have agreed to further strengthen our partnership in the sphere of […]


Russian Air Force to Get More Su-30SM Fighter Jets

Russian Air Force to Get More Su-30SM Fighter Jets

The Russian Defense Ministry and the Irkut aircraft maker have signed a contract on the delivery of an additional 30 Su-30SM multirole fighter jets to the Russian Air Force by 2016. The first contract between the Defense Ministry and Irkut […]


 
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