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Rogozin: I Would Not Want to Monetise everything

Astronauts will control the implementation of the State Order, young scientists will fly to the International Space Station (ISS), and the European Union will participate in the lunar project of China and Russia. Dmitry Rogozin, Director General of the State Corporation ROSCOSMOS, said this at a press conference on the opening day of the IAF…
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ARMY-2021 Tickets Are on Sale Now!

The International Military-Technical Forum ARMY-2021 will be held from 22 to 28 August 2021 at the Patriot Convention and Exhibition Center, at the Alabino training ground, and the Kubinka airfield. The Forum is the world's leading exhibition of weapons and military equipment, and is also an prestigious platform for presenting advanced ideas and technologtical developments.…
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Slavic Brotherhood Joint Drills Kick Off

Slavic Brotherhood Joint Drills kicked off yesterday, 8 June, and will continue until 19 June. The joint Russian-Belarusian-Serbian drills will take place in Russia's Southern Military District at the base of the Guards Mountain Air Assault Division of the Russian Airborne Troops in Novorossisk. [newslist] "The active phase of the combat training event will be held…
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ROE’s Exports to Sub-Saharan Africa Reach $1.7B

ROSOBORONEXPORT (ROE) -the state intermediary agency for Russia's exports/imports of defence-related and dual-use products, technologies, and services- announced that it has signed contracts estimated at more than USD 1.7 billion with Sub-Saharan Africa. These contracts were signed in 2020 and the beginning of 2021, ROE revealed on Monday. [newslist] "ROSOBORONEXPORT successfully continues to foster military-technical…
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Uraltransmash Delivers a batch of Msta-S Self-Propelled Guns to MoD

Within the framework of the State Defense Order for 2019-2021, the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has received a batch of self-propelled howitzers 2C19M2 "Msta-S" produced by the Uraltransmash plant of the Uralvagonzavod Concern. The vehicles were sent on car trawls to the military unit of the Ministry of Defence, Rostec reported. [newslist]…
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Vikhr Guided Missile Passes Flight Tests

Kalashnikov Group conducted successful trials of the Vikhr Guided Missiles. In the course of the trials at the Russian Ministry of Defence proving ground, 22 missile launches were conducted by a Ka-52 Alligator attack reconnaissance helicopter. [newslist]  Flight tests of the  Vikhr guided missiles have been successfully completed. The tests were conducted by the Kalashnikov Concern…
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ROE Supplies SR-3M Assault Rifles to a Foreign Customer

ROSOBORONEXPORT (ROE), state intermediary agency for Russia's exports/imports of defense-related and dual use products, technologies and services will provide modernised compact 9 mm SR-3M assault rifles to "a foreign partner." This was announced by ROE's press service on Thursday.   [newslist] The SR-3M assault rifle is developed at the Central Scientific - Research Institute for…
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Saudi-Russian Joint Space Manned Mission

Saudi Arabia and Russia are preparing for a joint space manned mission, the Russian Government announced in a statement on Tuesday. The progress of the joint Russian-Saudi mission was discussed at the seventh meeting of the Russian-Saudi Intergovernmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation. [newslist] "Speaking about the work of the two countries…
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Russian-Algerian Military Exercise this Autumn

Russian-Algerian drills will be held this fall in Kuban and North Ossetia, Russia. This was announced by the commander of Russia's Southern Military District, General of the Army Alexander Dvornikov. [newslist]   In an interview with the Krasnaya Zvezda newspaper on Wednesday, Dvornikov said that the Krasnodar and North Ossetia (southern Russian Regions) will host military…
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ROSATOM Develops Fuel Modification with Lower Uranium Enrichment for Finland

TVEL Fuel Company of ROSATOM has completed the development of the new modification of VVER-440 fuel for Loviisa NPP in Finland. The new modification of VVER-440 fuel bundle with higher uranium load would enhance the efficiency of fuel usage and power plant’s operation in general, said TVEL's press service. [newslist] In particular, increasing the mass…
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