Russian Northern Fleet Air Defense Augmented with “Triumf”


Northern Fleet Air Defense was stepped up with anti-aircraft missile systems S-400, the head of the press service of the Northern Fleet, Captain First Rank Vadim Serga reported.

“The division of air defense (AD) of the Northern Fleet was armed with new anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 “Triumph”,” Serga said without specifying their number.

He noted that in the near future the crews of the division will begin development of new weapons and the nuances of its application in the Far North.

“In the summer the military of air defense division will conduct live firing of the new S-400 in the Astrakhan region, and upon return to the North they will go on duty of the air defense in certain areas of responsibility,” Serga added.


Posted on January 12, 2015, in Defence Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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