Yars Intercontinental Ballistic Missile launched from Plesetsk
On September 20, the Yars intercontinental multiple-warhead ballistic missile was launched from Plesetsk by the missile formation of Yoshkar-Ola.
Training missile units arrived at the Kura range, Kamchatka Krai. The test-launch was to confirm reliability of the Yars-class missiles.
The Strategic Missile Forces units drilled redeployment of Yars launching battery to a remote area, preparation and launch.
All the tasks have been fully accomplished.
Currently, this missile system is in service with five missile formations.