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Russian anti-aircraft missile system s-400 is one of the most modern air defense systems in the world, on a par with the best solution that can offer the West, and are able to discern subtle goals, said Al Jazeera senior analyst at the Stockholm Institute for peace studies (Sweden) Simon Wezeman.
“His radar and others, as well as the rocket, cover a vast territory — radars operate at a distance of 600 kilometers, whereas the range of the missiles up to 400 kilometers. It’s accurate, and he manages to keep track of a very large number of potential targets, including inconspicuous,” — said the source.
The specialist also added that the launch complex C-400 features a modular build and high mobility, allowing a few minutes to deploy, launch rockets and shift deployment.
The s-400 represents an ideological continuation of the s-300, featuring a large range of modern electronic filling. The first foreign buyer of s-400 was China. Currently planned delivery of the complexes of India and Turkey, and perhaps Saudi Arabia.
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