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Russian s-400 “Triumph” is considered the most advanced anti-aircraft missile system (AAMS) in the world, because of their declared technical characteristics (TTX), and efficiency is superior to Western counterparts, but never tested in real combat, writes The Times Now.
“Russia had the opportunity to demonstrate the capabilities of the systems s-400, deployed in Syria in April 2018, against the U.S. Tomahawk missiles, but the country abstained from this,” — stated in the publication of Indian editions. According to The Times Now, the introduction of the s-500 “Prometheus” will change the position of the s-400 “Triumph” on the world market.
In October, the Vice-President on information policy of the Russian Academy of rocket and artillery Sciences (raran) doctor of military Sciences Konstantin Sivkov warned that the possible sale of s-400 “Triumph” the Saudis may lead to leakage technologies.
In the same month, invited an employee of the analytical centre Heritage Foundation (USA) Steven Bucci said that the us missile defence system (NMD) MIM-104 Patriot “is designed to stop the high flying jets and large ballistic missiles, while drones and cruise missiles, short-range flying too low to be effectively detected” so complex.
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