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Top 5 best submarines in the world

One of the deadliest weapons in a country's arsenal is submarines. In the past, they played a significant role during World War II and during the Cold War.

Top 5 best fifth generation fighter jets in the World

Until a decade ago, there were two fifth-generation aircraft in the world, and two US-made F-22s and F-35s. They were the equivalent of unreachable technology for other countries. In 2020, however, it became clear that at least six more countries have begun or are beginning to develop and manufacture fifth-generation aircraft. The fifth

Russia’s MoD Releases Video of the New Nuclear-powered Underwater Drone Poseidon

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation, (BulgarianMilitary.com) -Few hours after President Vladimir Putin's annual address to parliament on Wednesday, the Russian Ministry of Defence has released a video showing test launch of the new nuclear-powered underwater drone Poseidon for the first time, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. The clip broadcasted

Russia Has Almost Completed its Improved Land-based Missile Attack Warning System

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com) – On Saturday (16th February), in a program broadcast by the Russian radio Echo of Moscow, the Deputy Chief of Russia’s Aerospace Forces Igor Morozov stated that the reconfiguration of the Russian land-based missile alert system was completed, with patching up all the gaps that

Weapons Based on New Physical Principles to be Developed by Russian Corporation

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com) – On Wednesday (13th February), a source at the Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov office, cited by the Russian news agency TASS, stated that the innovative military technopolis Era, which was opened in September last year, would start conducting research in six new promising areas, one

Russia Is Preparing for a Large-Scale War According to a Swedish Experts’ Report

KIEV, Ukraine (BulgarianMilitary.com) - Russia is training its armed forces for a war, according to a report on “Training for War – Russia's Strategic-level Military Exercises 2009–2017" prepared by Swedish Defense Research Agency (FOI), and cited by the Ukrainian online newspaper "Ukrayinska Pravda”, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.According to the

The First Upgraded Tupolev-160M Bomber to Enter the Russian Armed Forces in 2021

KAZAN, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com) – Today (30th January), the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu stated that the first serially produced upgraded Tupolev Tu-160 strategic bomber would be provided to the Russian Armed Forces in 2021. This he announced during his working visit to the branch of the Tupolev

Warplanes of Russia’s Baltic Fleet Practice Intercepting Air Targets

KALININGRAD, the Russian Federation, (BulgarianMilitary.com) – Yesterday (28th January), the press office of Russia’s Baltic Fleet reported that pilots assigned to the fighter aircraft regiment of the Fleet, which is stationed in Russia’s most western Kaliningrad Region, had practiced tasks of intercepting air targets as well as of delivering

Two Russian Su-34 Fighter Bombers Collide in Midair during Training Flight

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com) – Today (18th January), the press service of the Russian Ministry of Defence reported that two fighter bombers Su-34 collided in Russia’s Far East over the Strait of Tartary, while performing a planned training flight. The aircraft crews managed to eject safely, learned

A Contract for the Second Batch of the Su-57 Stealth Fighters to be Signed in 2020

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com) - The contract for the production and delivery of the second batch of the 5th-generation Sukhoi Su-57 fighter aircraft for the Russian Aerospace Forces, will be signed next year. This was stated today by an unnamed source from Russia’s aircraft manufacturing industry, cited by the

Russia’s Defence Ministry Completes the State Trials of “Udav” Pistol

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com)  - The advanced pistol “Udav” may soon replace the aging “Makarov”, which, currently, is the main weapon of the Russian military, given the fact that it has successfully completed the state trials. This was stated on 5th January by a representative of the Russian Ministry of Defence, quoted by

Russian Navy Intends to Acquire Bathyscaphes for Special Underwater Operations

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com) – Yesterday (9th January), a source engaged in the Russia’s defence industry revealed the plans of the Russian Navy to acquire bathyscaphes, which to be used in special operations, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. According to the statement of the unnamed source, cited yesterday by the

Improved Longer-Range Kalibr Cruise Missile is Under Development in Russia

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation (BulgarianMilitary.com) – According to a unnamed source in the military-industrial complex, cited yesterday (8th January) by TASS, a new long-range nuclear cruise missile - the Kalibr-M is currently under development in Russia for the Russian Navy. The state-run news agency reports that new Kalibr-M cruise missile

Russia’s Upgraded T-80BV MBT Capable of Firing Depleted Uranium Rounds

MOSCOW, the Russian Federation, (BulgarianMilitary.com) – Today (20th December), Russia’s Ministry of Defence published a bulletin ‘The Russian Army in Comparison’ that notes the modernization of the Russian main battle tank T-80BV. According to the information, the tank is now upgraded to feature the capability of firing depleted uranium shells,

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