Russian Submarine Fired Kalibr Missiles During Recent Exercise

September 29, 2020

The National Interest:


During last week’s Kavkaz-2020 exercises, which ran from Monday to Saturday, Russian naval vessels took part in live fire exercises in the Black Sea. This included the launch of a Kalibr cruise missile that was launched from the Black Sea Fleet’s submarine The Kolpino and hit an on-shore target 100 nautical miles (185 kilometers) away.

“To practice the skills of using smart weapons, The Kolpino’s crew launched one missile from the submerged position,” the Russian Ministry of Defense told state media. “The cruise missile hit the designated on-shore target at a proving ground about 100 nautical miles away.”

Drones reportedly recorded the moment the missile hit the target…


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