Bulk samples of the newest anti-aircraft missiles (SAM) will be produced in Russia for the first time presented at the XI International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin at a meeting in St. Petersburg.
«Now, our serial standards some of the best weapons in the world, evidenced and, namely, their popularity, especially anti-aircraft missile complexes in global arms markets. Some of them, we show for the first time at the MAKS this year «, — said the head of the country after visiting the Obukhov factory. Developments in the field of SAMs on Putin views are able to provide a guaranteed solution of problems Aerospace Defense (ASD) of the Russian Federation for the period until 2020.
On the armed forces are now EKO radar (radar) «Voronezh-M» and «Voronezh-DM». As troops stepped up anti-missile system «Carapace-S», S-400. SAM «Vityaz-defense» radar and «Container» and «Heaven-M» are in the testing stage. And in developing a promising system S-500 is capable to solve puzzles to destroy tactical and medium-range missiles as targets in near space.