Modern coastal missile system "Bal-E" entered service this year formed coastal missile division of the Caspian Flotilla.
According to ITAR-TASS official representative of the Southern Military District, Colonel Igor Gorbul, "now experts Kaluga factory" Typhoon "carry out the setting of radar equipment and mixing in a single network management system throughout the complex." "In 2011, the division of the officers has been trained in special courses at the factory," — he said.
Mobile coastal missile system / DBK / "Bal-E" with anti-ship missile of the type X-35 developed by order of the Russian Navy in the late 90s of last century, adopted in 2008. The structure consists of DBK-propelled command post control and communication, self-propelled launchers, transport and refueling machine and the machine connection, total — to 11-minute special machines.
DBK is capable of hitting targets at ranges of up to 120 km at any time and under any weather conditions. Time alerting after the march — 10 minutes. Range — 850 km. Ammunition — 64 missiles, the number of missiles in a single salvo — 32.
Firepower Division "Bal-E" is able to frustrate the implementation of large-scale naval combat mission strike group, amphibious troop convoy or potential enemy. Launchers Division may be hidden on the positions at a distance of 10 km from the coast.
"During the 2012 academic year Rocketeers Caspian Flotilla will perform at least three rocket launches simulators sea surface targets," — said Gorbul.