The S-300V4 anti-aircraft missile systems, which have taken up combat duty in the Kuril Islands, are unique air defense systems that no country in the world possesses. This opinion was expressed on Wednesday, December 2, by military expert Viktor Murakhovsky.
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According to him, this most modern mobile air and missile defense system belongs to the military air defense systems and includes, among other things, launchers and launchers.
“Its main weapon of fire is two missiles – 9M82M and 9M83M, thanks to which the complex is capable of shooting down aerodynamic targets at a distance of up to 400 km, and ballistic targets, including medium-range ballistic missiles – with a very high degree of probability,” the specialist explained in an interview with the TV channel “Star”.
He added that at the same time the complex accompanies hundreds and fires on dozens of targets. As a rule, it works on the principle of “one target, one missile”.
The day before, it was reported that the S-300V4 air defense system took over on duty in the Kuril Islands. The readiness of the calculations was personally checked by the commander of the troops of the Eastern Military District (VVO) Gennady Zhidko, the NSN specifies.
Earlier on November 11, it was reported that the Almaz-Antey concern handed over to the Russian Ministry of Defense the last regimental set of the S-400 Triumph anti-aircraft missile system in 2020.