May 29. Tula Instrument Design Bureau under the state armaments program to 2020 will create more than 100 anti-aircraft missile and gun complexes «Carapace-S», told reporters Tuesday, Deputy General Director of the Yuri Savenkov.
Earlier, he said that the real point of the total production complexes «Carapace-S» the company dominates the export order. But Savenkov said, the company increases its efforts to government contracts, and in 2013 «the state defense order will prevail.»
«In 2011, we began to supply combat vehicles» Carapace-S » — Above the 10-ka. This year according to plan we will make up to 20 complexes, and subsequently will be very much. Under the state program of armaments to 2020 will be made in the general difficulties over 100 such complexes «- said Savenkov.
According to him, the Design Bureau plans to make deliveries ZRPK «Carapace-S» in Latin America, Asia and the CIS.
Currently, the company makes contracts for the supply of the export version of the complex country in the Near East, the Gulf and Africa. In the future, the probability of sale systems in Latin America, Asia and the CIS.
«At the moment, preparing contracts. All questions in the «Rosoboronexport» worked out, we have an unlimited number of applications, including those from the CIS «, — said Savenkov.
He also said that at the present time the company is preparing naval version of this system.
«It will be located on the ships of various sizes. He worked out, we are negotiating with the ships, «- said Savenkov.
ZRPK «Carapace-S» is the flagship of the Russian air defense system near the act. It is implemented in a complex rocket and cannon fire weapons can create air targets throughout the depth of the affected area, starting with the distant tall goals and ending at one point appearing small objects flying at low altitudes as possible.