Russian Priests Bless Topol-M ICBMs Ahead of Victory Day

RT-2UTTKh ‘Topol-M’ missiles arrived in Moscow Friday amid a military convoy. The missiles will be stored in a military base at Alabino until they are rolled out for Victory Day celebrations May 9.

The RT-2UTTKh ‘Topol-M’ is Russia’s most recent intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), developed after the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The maximum range of the Topol M is estimated to be around 10,500 kilometres (6,525 miles).

Alabino is just southwest of Moscow, Russia.

Alabino, Russia to New York City is about 4664 miles.

Alabino, Russia to Chicago is about 5080 miles.