Radar (radar) a new generation of "Voronezh DM" system of missile warning put on combat duty in the Krasnodar region. This was reported to the president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, the commander of the Aerospace Defense Major General Alexander Golovko on satellite videoconferencing line of Armavir.
"Armavir separate radio center on alert atonement" — said A.Golovko.
In turn, the commander of a separate radio center, Colonel Vladimir Severs told reporters that the commissioning of a new radar station in Armavir fully compensate for Russia’s refusal to use the radar station in Gabala (Azerbaijan).
"This station is fully compensates for Russia’s withdrawal from Azerbaijan and Ukraine. According to its performance characteristics, the station is able to maintain control missile-threat directions in its area of responsibility," — said V.Severov. According to him, the station shows a good hourly flux of cosmic objects. "The station is capable of detecting both ballistic and aerodynamic targets and space objects", — said V.Severov.
He added that the radar station in Armavir operates in UHF band, and therefore its accuracy is much higher than that of the previous generation stations.