"At Kapustin Yar test site, the latest S-500 anti-aircraft missile system performed test combat firing from a high-speed ballistic target. According to the means of objective control, the target was hit," the statement said.
The Ministry of Defense of the Russion Federation pointed that the S-500 air defence missile system has no analogues in the world. It is designed to destroy the full range of existing and promising means of air and space attack of a probable enemy in the entire range of altitudes and speeds.
As it was reported earlier, Russia militarizes Crimea placing potential nuclear weapons' carriers there.