Almaz-Antey Air and Space Defense Corporation JSC delivered the third batch S-400 Triumf missile defence system to the Russian Ministry of Defense this year ahead of time, Tass quoted the company press service.
“Within the framework of its obligations under the state defence contract, the Almaz-Antey Air and Space Defense Corporation JSC handed over another (the third in the year 2020) regiment set of the S-400 missile air defence systems to the Ministry of Defense ahead of time,” the announcement reads.
According to the press service, the commissioning trials with target missiles took place at the Kapustin Yar proving ground. There were no complaints as to the equipment; the crews performed their task to the “A” grade. The corporation specialists accompanied the state customer’s representatives throughout the trials.
The S-400 Triumf system, developed and produced by Almaz-Antey, is designed for highly efficient protection from airstrikes, cruise, tactical and operational ballistic missiles, as well as intermediate-range missiles in radio jamming environment.