Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2020
Total Production: ?
Also Known As: SSC-8 Screwdriver and SSC-X-8 Screwdriver
Origin: Russia
Parent System: 9M729
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2020
Total Production: ?
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Description: The 9M729 is a missile system being developed by Russia as part of the Iskander ground-based missile family. According to the United States (US) intelligence community the 9M729 missile is basically a ground launched hypersonic cruise or ballistic missile with a range of several thousand kilometers and can be armed with a nuclear warhead. In early October 2018, the US claimed the new missile was breaching the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty limits and therefore its development should be halted. The 9M729 might be used to hit targets throughout Western Europe with tactical nuclear warheads in the event of war with NATO.

9M729 Applications

Artillery Systems Iskander MZKT

9M729 News

There are 3 news between
2 Oct 2018 and 7 Dec 2018
Friday, December 7, 2018Russian 9M729 Missile Likely a Development Based Upon Kh-101 Missile
Sunday, October 21, 2018United States to Withdraw from 1987 INF Treaty
Tuesday, October 2, 2018United States and Nato Against Russian 9M729 Hypersonic Missile Development

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