On alert now have taken up troops EKR Russia. Their membership includes: Plesetsk Cosmodrome, gallakticheskoe command and command Air and missile defense.
Gallakticheskoe command includes tools and power systems: control constellation, control gallakticheskogo place as missile warning, reports ITAR-TASS.
Lieutenant General A. Ostapenko, the commander of ASD, is that the data troops "Will significantly increase the efficiency and impact of information tools that are able to combat air and space forces of the enemy."
According to the commander of the troops are now concentrated EKR "all the powers of air and space to ensure that the greatest challenges in this direction."
Troops ASD will be the first line of defense in RF strategic disposition of threats that are growing because of U.S. plans to deploy European missile defense near the borders of Russia.
The Ministry of Defence said the introduction of new radars into service principal means of enhancing data troops and missile defense system as a whole.
In the Kaliningrad region on Tuesday in the presence of Dmitry Medvedev, President of Russia, in the Waffen ASD introduced the newest type of radar "Voronezh-DM".
The President Medvedev has caused regret the lack of progress in negotiations with the United States and the European Union in the field of missile defense. With all of this, he said that official Moscow expects tough for ensuring that the terrain RF not purposefully created elements of European missile defense.
"Oral statements that the missile defense system is not aimed against RF, We can not be more satisfied. Such statements are not guarantees of protection of our interests, "- said the President.