A nuclear-capable missile RS-12M Topol has been successfully test-fired in Russia’s south as part of a series of tests of new combat equipment.
At over 29.5 meter in length and 1.7 meter in diameter, it is approximately the same size and shape as the US’s Minuteman ICBM.
Weight: 45,100 kg (99,400 lb)
Length: 21.5 m (71 ft)
Diameter: 1.8 m (5 ft 11 in)
Operational range: 10,500 km (6,500 mi)
In service: 1988 to present
NATO classification: SS-25 Sickle