The first battalions of antiaircraft missile systems s-400 have already been delivered to China. About it on air of radio station "Echo of Moscow" said the first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on economic policy Vladimir Gutenev. Official confirmation of this information yet.1.*
According to guteneva, the s-400 are also interested in India and Turkey.
China is the starting foreign customer of the s-400 system, in the fall of 2014, it has acquired six divisions in excess of three billion dollars.
In October 2016 it was concluded intergovernmental framework agreement on the supply of a large batch of weapons from Russia to India. Among other things, the agreement provided for the purchase of anti-aircraft missile systems-400.
In March, during a meeting in Moscow the presidents of Russia and Turkey Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed the possibility of supply in Turkey systems-400.
S-400 "Triumph" long-range multi-channel anti-aircraft missile system, equipped with several types of missiles of various ranges. Developed in 2000-e years in the NGO "Almaz" under the leadership of Alexander Leman, develops solutions used in the system s-300PMU-2 "Favorit". Adopted in 2007.
S-400, according to the manufacturer, capable of hitting all available means of air attack, including aircraft, helicopters, unmanned aerial vehicles, cruise missiles and tactical ballistic missiles with maximum speeds up to 4.8 kilometers per second.
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