In Russia began work on the creation of new cruise missiles “Caliber-M”. It seems to be designed for the needs of the Russian fleet and armed warships.
It is reported TASS citing a source in the military-industrial complex of the Russian Federation.
The Russians claim that the new missile will have greater range – up to 4.5 thousand kilometers. In addition, the novelty will receive a large size: the warhead weight – 1 ton.
So, missiles “Kalibr-M” made in rearmament program until 2027 – by which time it is supposed to transfer to the Navy of the Russian Federation.
“Size-M” should be adopted for surface ships and submarines. A new modification of cruise missiles “Caliber” are going to use for the application of ground strokes.