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    Re: Azerbaijani Armed Forces

    Post  George1 on Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:20 am

    Azerbaijan demonstrated the rocket systems "Polonaise" and LORA

    On June 11, 2018, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev attended the opening ceremony, as it was stated, of the "N-th Military Unit of the Missile Forces of the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan" (apparently, the missile brigade). The President of Azerbaijan was demonstrated, among other things, mobile ground-based missile systems - the Belarusian-Chinese "Polonaise" and the Israeli LORA - that are in service with the said unit. All cars of both complexes are made on the automobile chassis of the Belarusian production of types MAZ and MZKT.









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    Re: Azerbaijani Armed Forces

    Post  George1 on Tue Jul 03, 2018 12:33 am

    Large-scale military exercises began in Azerbaijan in the front-line zone with Armenia



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    Re: Azerbaijani Armed Forces

    Post  George1 on Sun Jul 08, 2018 2:24 pm

    Barak 8ER anti-aircraft missile system launcher of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces

    At the parade in Baku on June 26, among other things, not only the conventional Barak-8 missile systems were launched, but also launchers for the Barak-8ER missiles with an elevated range of 150 km.

    There are very good pictures for comparing the launchers of both versions, it is clearly noticeable that the Barak-8ER launcher installed on the same chassis from the MZKT is much larger.





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    Re: Azerbaijani Armed Forces

    Post  George1 on Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:07 pm

    Azerbaijan's missile base

    The journal "Jane's Defense Weekly" in the material of Sean O'Connor "Spaceshot: Azerbaijan's new missile base - 40.490297 N 049.594878 E" published a satellite image of the missile unit of the armed forces of Azerbaijan, which was opened on June 11, 2018 during the ceremony with participation of the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev. Armament of this missile unit is newly acquired by Azerbaijan mobile ground-based missile systems - Belarusian-Chinese "Polonaise" and Israeli LORA, the cars of both complexes are made on Belarusian-made automobile chassis of types MAZ and MZKT.



    01.06.2018 satellite image of the new missile unit of the armed forces of Azerbaijan near the village of Perekeshkul in the Absheron region of Azerbaijan, equipped with mobile ground-based missile systems "Polonaise" and LORA (clickable) (c) DigitalGlobe (via Jane's)


    According to a satellite image, this missile unit (apparently a rocket brigade) is stationed near the village of Perekeshkul in the Absheron region of Azerbaijan, 20 km northwest of Baku (coordinates 40.490297 N, 049.594878 E). The military town of the unit covers an area of ​​about 50 hectares, and on June 1 was in the final stage of construction work. The construction of the missile unit was launched in May 2017. According to the analysis in the publication, in the territory of the part hangars containing 14 launchers of the Polonez and LORA missile systems are located. There are also two hangars of the missile and technical base and protected semi-underground bunkers for the storage of missiles.

    A commercial satellite image was taken by DigitalGlobe.

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