Watch the Iskander ballistic missile system in action!
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The mobile short-range ballistic missile system Iskander demonstrated its accuracy at Center 2015 drills in central Russia, Saturday. First presented in 1999 at the MAKS aerospace show, the Iskander's range varies from 280-500 km (173-310 miles) and the system possesses the ability to carry nuclear warheads. Center 2015 is the largest set of strategic drills of the year in Russia and will continue until September 20. An estimated 110,000 people and over 7,000 pieces of equipment are deployed in the drills including 170 aircraft and 20 vessels.