Rocket Force Research Institute


The Rocket Force Research Institute is designated very high risk for its work on sensitive defence technology.

The Rocket Force Research Institute develops nuclear and conventional ballistic missiles, carrying out research on warhead, guidance and control technology. ; It appears to be the successor to the PLA Second Artillery Equipment Academy (火箭军装备研究院) and the Rocket Force Equipment Academy (火箭军装备研究院). The institute reportedly hosts two national-level defence laboratories. It also has a strategic cooperation agreement with Beijing Institute of Technology, which hosts two state key laboratories that study impacts and explosions. ; 

Last updated 31 October 2019. Unclear about any wording? Visit the terminology page.