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The first brigade of reactive systems of volley fire (MLRS), a new generation of “Tornado-s” entered in the Russian army. This was stated by Deputy General Director of the group “tehmash” Alexander Kochkin, reports RIA Novosti.
“With regard to the further development of the “Smerch”, here we have a new system “Tornado-s”. The first jet team this year the armed forces began trial operation,” said Kochkin. He also added that developed the documentation for the modernization of the MLRS “Tornado” to “Tornado-s”.
On arms of army of Russia is currently composed of modernized multiple rocket launcher systems fire (MLRS) “Tornado — G” and “Tornado-s”.
At the end of 2018 the Russian military on the orders of President Vladimir Putin tested the complex “Avangard” with a hypersonic glide winged warheads
In November 2018 test pilot Sergei Bogdan said about the use of Russian fifth generation fighter aircraft su-57 in Syria.
In February 2017, defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that Russia during the operations in Syria have experienced the 162 sample of the new and modernized weapons. Ten of them, he said, did not confirm its features and were dangerous to the operators themselves.
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