Lethal and Legendary: The Pick of Russian Weapon Sistems

Lethal and Legendary: The Pick of Russian Weapon Sistems

The rail-mobile intercontinental ballistic missile system. The missiles were deployed on trains that required three locomotives to move them. The Soviet military deployed its first rail-portable long-range missile in 1987, and had 12 of them by 1991. The last system was removed from service in 2005. According to the Russian Defense Ministry, the project will be resurrected and a revamped system is expected by 2020.