Novelties of the Russian army in 2014
In 2014, the Russian army has received more than eight million new weapons and military equipment. According to the Defense Ministry, the volume of supply of weapons have increased by 30-40% compared to last year. Modern aircraft and missiles, air defense systems and armored troops in "killed a dozen" last year on the TV channel "Star".
1. Meet the "Typhoon"
The first batch of 30 trucks entered the ultra-secure troops for trial operation. On the "Typhoon" is used combined armor using ceramic tiles. The machine is able to withstand without damage and loss of personnel blast eight kilograms of explosives under the wheel and under the bottom. In a vehicle mounted on-board information control system (CICS) HALS-D1M for surveillance and regulation of the engine, the road inclination, the speed of motion and location.
2. "Defender" Su-34
In 2014, the Russian Air Force received 16 fighter-bombers Su-34 - NATO classification Fullback - "Defender". This aircraft belongs to a generation "4+", and is based on the Su-27. Su-34 is capable of carrying nuclear weapons, to apply high-precision strikes on surface and ground targets, including the use of nuclear weapons.
3. Atomic "Monomakh"
The nuclear submarine "Vladimir Monomakh" admitted to the Russian Navy in December 2014. This is the third and, experts say, the best by far of the project ship "Northwind". With the latest developments of Russian designers it is practically noiseless. Nuclear submarine armed with the new missile with intercontinental missile complex "Bulava".
4. "White Swan" - will not be interrupted flight
In 2014, we started to supply modernized strategic bomber Tu-160M. Plane set a new flight navigation system, it has greatly improved the performance of the machine. Became effective navigation and precision combat use. Tu-160, or the "White Swan", can reach speeds of more than 2000 km / h. He is able to overcome a quarter of the earth's equator without refueling. It is planned that by 2020 will come into service more than ten aircraft modernized.
5. "Bakhcha" for paratroopers
manoeuvrable, airmobile, floating, with its high firepower BMD-4M "Bakhcha" completed service testing. Engine power BMD - 500 horsepower, speed of 70 kilometers per hour. Fighting vehicle is able to move to force the water barrier, dispersed afloat to 10 kilometers per hour. BMD-4M - the world's only machine that can be parachuted together with the crew. In 2015 the VDV will receive the first batch of 64 new cars.
6. Air Defense with "Triumph"
The Russian troops were seven new C-400 zenith missile systems "Triumph". Air defense missile system (ADMS), a new generation of "Triumph" is designed to destroy all the modern and advanced air and space attack. Each anti-aircraft missile system provides simultaneous firing of up to 36 targets with guidance on them to 72 missiles. Currently in the Moscow Dmitrov, Zvenigorod and Elektrostal deployed three regiments of the S-400, three regiments - the Baltic, Nakhodka and the South Military District, another regiment is now deployed in the suburbs. Soon Regiment recent Russian system, which has no analogues in the world, must also appear on the Kola Peninsula.
7. Reactive "Tornado"
Reactive systems of salvo fire MLRS "Tornado-G" also joined the fleet of military equipment of the Russian army in 2014. "Tornado" - modification of the MLRS "Grad", but the new system has an increased firing range and increased the speed of the system to bring the embattled. New shells allow to attack the enemy at a distance of up to 40km, while the distance from the old injury was about 27 km. Due to automation is set to "Tornado-G", speed of deployment and targeting of the whole system is reduced by several times, the work of fighting calculation is reduced only to the control of automatic operation.
8. The MiG-31BM - new turn interceptor fighter
In 2014, the Air Force received 18 modernized Russian interceptors MiG-31BM. Updated aircraft have the latest control system, the range of target detection is increased and now stands at 320 kilometers distance defeat just increased and now amounts to 280 kilometers. Interceptor can simultaneously hit six air targets and track up to ten.
9. The nuclear "yars"
Strategic Missile Forces (RVSN) put on alert 16 new launchers missile system "yars". Earlier, the Strategic Missile Forces have already adopted nine similar complexes. Also strategists acted separately six ballistic missiles Mobile mobile units. Intercontinental ballistic missile PC-24 "Yars" - modernization other missile RS-12M2, component complex "Topol-M". In the future, along with the "Topol-M" Yarsy form the core group of strategic rocket forces.
10. Seeing the Angara-A5: space Russian premiere
December 23 from Baikonur "Plesetsk" was first launched heavy version of the launch vehicle "Angara". On its development work of the best designers of Russia for several decades.
The missile will strengthen the country's defense. With it will be to develop a system of missile warning, reconnaissance, navigation, communications and relaying communications signals.