Trump comments on Arkhangelsk training ground explosion

Trump comments on Arkhangelsk training ground explosion

Americans believe that a prototype of the Burevestnik cruise missile, which NATO calls the SSC-X-9 Skyfall, exploded at a training ground in the Arkhangelsk region.

The United States study a significant amount of information about the explosion at a military training ground near Severodvinsk. President Donald Trump tweeted that.

“The United States is learning much from the failed missile explosion in Russia. We have similar, though more advanced, technology. The Russian “Skyfall” explosion has people worried about the air around the facility, and far beyond. Not good!” he writes.

Americans believe that a prototype of the Burevestnik cruise missile, which NATO calls the SSC-X-9 Skyfall, exploded at a training ground in the Arkhangelsk region. The Ministry of Defense and Rosatom had indicated that the explosion occurred when testing a liquid propulsion system.

The incident at the training ground in the Arkhangelsk region took place on Thursday, August 8, 30 kilometers from Severodvinsk, where the 45th state central naval testing ground of the Russian Navy is located. Five Rosatom employees died, three people with various injuries and burns were hospitalized.

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