Russia—Production Underway For S-350 Vityaz Air Defense Systems

Tass | 04/15/2019

Russia has begun production of its newest air defense system, reports the Tass news agency (Russia). The S-350 Vityaz surface-to-air missile system successfully completed certification tests late last month and production of the first batch began soon after, Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko said on April 12. The systems are scheduled for delivery later this year, Krivoruchko said. The S-350 has a range of 37 miles (60 km), can engage targets at altitudes of 18 miles (30...

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