The Strategic Rocket Forces announced on December 10, 2006 that the first regiment of mobile Topol-M missiles became operational with the missile division in Teykovo.

These three missiles are the first mobile Topol-M missiles to become operational. They will join three silo-based Topol-Ms that are expected to be deployed in Tatishchevo in addition to the 42 missiles of this type already there. This should bring the number of Topol-M missiles to 48 by the end of 2006.