Raytheon Company held another successful test of air / missile system Patriot PAC-3 new issue for tactical ballistic missiles at the site White Sands (New Mexico, USA) reported ASDNews August 15. This test was the culmination of a two-year test, proving the system’s ability to provide protection against «all threats in all environments.»
«Impeccable test only strengthened the confidence of military and foreign customers of this defensive system. Upgraded «Patriot» is becoming more effective against the backdrop of cheaper supplies. Not so long ago, the U.S. Army has decided to extend the presence of armed this system of 2040 to 2048, the year that indicates bolshennom trust and confidence in its future, «said vice-president Sanjay Kapoor (Sanjay Kapoor). In the past two years, «Patriot» showed exceptional performance on tests.
The system is the best in the world in its class, designed for destruction of aircraft, tactical ballistic missiles, cruise missiles, unmanned aerial vehicles, and is in service with 12 countries worldwide.