The modernization of the T-72 to T-90 level — it is expensive but worthwhile. This confidence expressed today by the Minister of Defence Anatoly Serdyukov.
"We have embarked on is that in the course of reconstructing T-72 tanks to bring them to the level of T-90, and, perhaps above — he said in an interview with the newspaper" Komsomolskaya Pravda ". — Modernization of these machines — it is expensive to update only a single tank has spread almost 38 million rubles. But as they say, ovchinka worth the candle. "
Speaking about the production of the latest anti-aircraft missile systems S-400, the Minister said that "for these purposes will be built two plants." "They have already designed, and hopefully by 2015 we will get the first production", — said Serdyukov.
As for the drones, which are purchased from Russia in Israel, in the opinion of the Minister of Defense, "they showed themselves very well." "Now look narrowly and to the Italian, and at the same time, our designers develop and domestic models," — said Serdyukov.