Category Archives: Russia News

Mi-28NM Attack Helicopter Enters Serial Production

Russian Helicopters Holding has started the serial production of upgraded Mi-28NM attack helicopter, said the CEO of Russian Helicopters Andrei Boginsky. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "Serial production has begun. Under the current defense order we will provide 98 helicopters by 2027. The first two have been delivered for testing already. One is involved…
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The future of the NPT as Seen from Russia & the EU

The third day of the “Forum of Knowledge” took place at the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library in Saint Petersburg on 24 September 2020. The last day of the Forum hosted two panels that discussed the evolution of the threat of nuclear war and future prospects of the non-proliferation treaty (NPT) respectively. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on…
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Evolution of the Threat of Nuclear War in the Context of Growing Multipolarity

The third day of the “Forum of Knowledge” took place at the presidential library in Saint Petersburg on 24 September 2020. The last day of the Forum hosted two panels that discussed the evolution of the threat of nuclear war and future prospects of the non-proliferation treaty (NPT) respectively. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News.…
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TOS-2 Flamethrower System Used for the First Time

For the first time, the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation used the latest heavy flamethrower system TOS-2 "Tosochka" during the main stage of the "Kavkaz-2020" exercise at the Kapustin Yar range in the Astrakhan region.  Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "The fire of the unguided rocket-propelled ordnance with thermobaric warheads with enhanced energy capacity…
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Swarm of Drones Used in Kavkaz-2020 exercise

Three models of drones - Forpost, Orlan-10 and Eleron-3 - were pooled into one group for participation in drills during the command and staff exercise Kavkaz-2020, the Russian Defense Ministry told the media on Thursday. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "At the Kapustin Yar proving ground a combined group of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)…
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Putin: An Agreement on Cyber Security is Needed

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin suggested reaching a global agreement on a political commitment of States on no-first-strike with the use of ICTs against each other. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "We call on the US to greenlight the Russian-American professional expert dialogue on IIS without making it a hostage to our political disagreements," said the Russian President Vladimir Putin in a statement. "One of today’s major…
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MoD Receives the Third Regiment of S-400

JSC Concern Almaz-Antey, has delivered the Russian Ministry of Defence another regimental of the S-400 Triumph anti-aircraft missile system (SAM). Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "Within the framework of its obligations under the state defence contract, the Almaz-Antey Air and Space Defence Corporation JSC handed over another (the third in year 2020) regiment set of…
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Assembly of the Units of Mi-171A3 Offshore Helicopter Begins

The Russian Helicopters Holding of the Rostec State Corporation has started production of the first prototype of the Mi-171A3 offshore helicopter. The new helicopter will begin flight tests in the summer of 2021, said Rostec's press service. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. The first copy of the Mi-171A3 offshore helicopter is being built in…
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Denmark Inspects the Area of “Kavkaz-2020” Exercise

The Russian Ministry of Defence said today that Danish military will inspect the area of ​​strategic exercises "Kavkaz-2020" (Caucus-2020). This was announced by the head of the Russian National Center for Nuclear Risk Reduction, Sergei Ryzhkov Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. In his statement Ryzhkov said that from September 23 to September 27, 2020,…
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Mi-38 to Get a Unique Anti-Icing System

Mi-38 is to be equipped with a system enabling to continue flying in the icing zone, said Roman Kargin, Mi-38 helicopter program director, to TASS. This new system will enable Mi-38 to prevent ice buildup during flight continuation. Follow New Defence Order. Strategy on Google News. "Further development of the aircraft continues gradually. The work is currently underway…
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