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The General staff of the Russian Armed forces will deploy in the Arctic five radar stations (RLS) “Rezonans-N”, which is capable of detecting hypersonic targets. About this TASS said a source in the military-industrial complex.
Now in the North of the country deployed five such stations. When in the Arctic zone there will be all ten of them, “North-missile-East direction will be completely covered by “hunters” for hypersonic vehicles”, noted the Agency interlocutor.
In November, the CEO of the developer stations of the research center “Resonance” Ivan Nazarenko told TASS that the Russian Arctic has two radar “Resonance”, another station is preparing to enter on duty in the New Earth, the fourth submitted for deployment, the fifth produced.
In the spring of 2018, the Pentagon said that the number one priority the us military is developing hypersonic weapons. In November 2019, it was reported that the United States has developed two types of such weapons. It is planned that by 2022 they will be in the initial alert.
Station “Resonance” use the principle of resonance waves, which can detect targets up to hypersonic speeds of up to 20 times the speed of sound and aircraft, made by stealth technology.
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