Specialists concern «Almaz-Antey» complete work on creating inflated range missiles for anti-aircraft missile system C-400, said the general director Vladislav Menshikov concern.
«At the moment, the manufacturer makes a contract for: preparation of the initial batch of these missiles,» — he said, without specifying a model rocket, reports the press service Concern PVO «Almaz-Antey».
Note that the development is promising missiles and 9M96E 9M96E2 and extra high-range missile 40N6E, which could not be done a couple of years.
But in July last year, it became clear that she had passed the tests and will soon go to the troops. Recall the C-400 can use more than 5 types («indices») anti-aircraft missiles: 48N6E, 48N6E2, 48N6EZ, 9M96E2 and 40N6E.
Last created to defeat more complex and valuable purposes, including the distant enemy radar detection aircraft (AWACS) at a range of up to 400 km.
Its creation will complement C-400 air defense and military professionals on views, provide a «decisive advantage» over all rivals. In addition, the rocket would become the foundation of the next generation systems already Aerospace Defense C-500.
said on Wednesday that it is parallel to the preparation of serial production not only in an assembly plant, and all enterprises cooperation, which supplies components for the assembly of these missiles, RIA «Novosti».
He noted that next year «plan to shoot these rockets to sign the contract series.» Before that, the head of the group said that the Russian Armed Forces until the end of the year will receive two sets of anti-aircraft missile regiment of S-400. Anti-aircraft missile system S-400 «Triumph» created on the basis of existing Russian.