Archive for October 4, 2012

New START Treaty Aggregate Numbers of Strategic Offensive Arms

B-52 in Flight

[from http://www.state.gov/t/avc/rls/198582.htm] Fact Sheet Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance October 3, 2012 (As of September 1, 2012, as drawn from the exchange of data by the Parties)[1] Category of Data United States of America Russian Federation Deployed ICBMs, Deployed SLBMs, and Deployed Heavy Bombers 806 491 Warheads on Deployed ICBMs, on Deployed SLBMs, and Nuclear Warheads Counted for Deployed Heavy Bombers 1722 1499