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. This was reported by the press service of the enterprise on Wednesday, November 11.
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“Concern VKO“ Almaz-Antey ”JSC within the framework of obligations under the state defense order <...> handed over to the Russian Ministry of Defense the next, final this year, the regimental set of the S-400 Triumph anti-aircraft missile system (SAM),” TASS quotes the concern’s statement.
The general director of the concern, Yan Novikov, added that the obligations to the Russian Ministry of Defense for 2020 in terms of the supply of the S-400 Triumph were fulfilled ahead of schedule and in full.
In October, it became known that the Russian Aerospace Forces would protect cities and important objects simultaneously with several types of missiles. For this, the Ministry of Defense will finalize the S-400 Triumph and S-300 air defense systems.
In early October, information appeared that the British Royal Air Force had learned to block the work of the Russian S-400 Triumph anti-aircraft missile system in the areas where they are located, Gazeta.ru writes.
ZSK S-400 “Triumph” is capable of destroying modern air attack targets, such as ballistic missiles. The detection range is up to 600 km, the radius of the cover zone is 400 km.