Explosions went off in the Moscow region of Russian Federation in the morning near the Machine Building Bureau. Special service vehicles drove to the plant.
"Bavovna" again in the Moscow Region
A big explosion was heard around 07:30.
No other details have been released yet, officials have not commented on the situation.
In addition, the research and production corporation "Machine-Building Design Bureau" is one of the leading Russian design, research and production centers in the sphere of military equipment. The Burea, headed by Serhii Pitikov, produces Kinzhal and Iskander missiles.
As the media have already reported, some of the goods needed for the production of Kinzhal missiles are imported from Europe. For example, the Mechanical Design Bureau receives Espec heat and cold chambers from Moscow-based Ostec-Test, which were imported from Poland.
Powerful explosions in Kolomna and Kotovsk: what is known
On the night of November 11, residents of Kolomna near Moscow reported explosions in the area of the Machine-Building Design Bureau, which is one of the leading Russian research and production centers in the sphere of military equipment.
This is how the Kinzhal and Iskander missiles were produced.
It was also reported about an explosion at a powder factory in Kotovsk near Tambov, after which a fire started. According to local residents, 5th workshop of this facility exploded.
According to the Russian mass media, everything was allegedly extinguished in an hour and a half. The area of the fire was 300 square meters.
In addition, the Russian Ministry of Defense proclaimed about the interception of two UAVs in the Smolensk and Moscow regions.