A 'Flying Chernobyl'

Reuben F. Johnson | 09/05/2019

​ ​A Burevestnik nuclear-powered cruise missile is tracked by an aircraft during a test in this image taken from a Russian Ministry of Defense video published on July 19, 2018. Most Burevestnik flights have been a failure, with the missile flying only 22 miles in 2 minutes during its most successful trial in November 2017. An explosion in northern Russia in early August brought Moscow's latest strategic weapon plans back into the limelight. The incident, which killed seven, is...
 

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