Russian Defense Ministry is planning to build in 5 regions of the Russian Federation radar early warning system of the latest generation. On it informs "Interfax" referring to Colonel Alexei Zolotukhin, spokesman of the Ministry of Defense troops ASD (Aerospace Defense).
According to him, the radar stations of the highest operational readiness will be delivered in the Republic of Komi, Krasnoyarsk and Altai territories, as in the Omsk and Murmansk regions. "Among the possible placement of the last generation stations currently considering areas of cities Pechora, Eniseisk, Barnaul, Omsk and Murmansk," — explained Zolotukhin.
The new radar will operate in the VHF and UHF spectrum. This will significantly expand the ability of Russian early warning system.
At the current time in the Russian system of early warning radar consists of three types of "Voronezh", which are located in the Krasnodar region, Leningrad and Kaliningrad regions. On the website of the Ministry of Defense reported that a radar station in the Leningrad region will begin his military duty on February 11. In the Irkutsk region is constructed fourth type of radar "Voronezh".
As previously reported troops EKR in 2016 were the first in Russian Armed Forces are one hundred percent pass to the introduction of digital communication standards. According to Major-General V. Malyukova, deputy chief of the General Staff, the transition to the implementation of the sixth-generation communications standards need "for operational data from detection to impact means" on the communication centers and command and control of troops ASD.
During this year, the digital link will be translated to 26% of the Armed Forces. In 2012, the troops SOUTH move to the sixth-generation communications standards by 65%.