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January 10, 2017
Russian strategic missile forces to go fully digital by 2020
Moscow (Sputnik) Jan 10, 2017
Russia's Strategic Missile Forces (SMF) will completely switch to digital data transmission technologies by 2020, the Defense Ministry press service said in a statement. According to the MoD press service, missile launch centers, down to the division level, as well as the SMF's Communications Center, training facilities and the Peter the Great Military Academy in Moscow and its branch in Serpukhov, are now all equipped with digital telecommunications equipment. Over the past four years new d ... read more

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