The troops of the southern military district received new air defense systems Tor-M1-2U "
The first shipment of anti-aircraft missile systems (SAMS) Tor-M1-2U "entered service with the army of the southern military district (ÛVO), said Tuesday the journalists zamnača
l′nika ÛVO press service Col. Oleg Kochetkov.
The first consignment of Tor-M1 MISSILE SYSTEM-2U "troops entered the southern military district. By the end of this year the AAMS will consist of air defense force unit in the Volgograd region, "said Kochetkov.
According to him, the new AAMS Tor-M1-2U "went into service in the framework of the State Defense order. The system will replace the standing armed with missile short-range "Osa", "Tor" and "Tor-M1".
Tor-M1 MISSILE SYSTEM-2U "is intended to attack aircraft, helicopters, unmanned aerial vehicle aerodynamic, guided missiles and other precision weapons, flying at medium, small and extremely low altitudes. The system is capable of hitting four targets simultaneously at a height of up to 10 kilometers. Its crew consists of three people.
"The complex applied on-board small aerial target detection station, which allows you to discover and manage up to several dozens of air targets in the zone more than 30 kilometers. In addition, electronic equipment new ANTI-MISSILE WEAPON lets you choose the level of risk, "suggesting" combat sequence of calculation of shelling, "said Kochetkov.
Tor-M1 MISSILE SYSTEM-2U "is capable of providing air defence units and facilities cover day and night, in all weather conditions, in addition, the system features high jamming immunity.