created in the interests of the Russian Defense Ministry, is entering a stage of state tests.
He noted that the supply of the complex "Peresvet" was provided by the arms program for the period up to 2020. "Previously, the expected supply of this year the first two sets, but due to the prolongation of state tests, delivery may be no earlier than 2016," - said the source.
Earlier it was reported that the tethered balloon "Peresvet" is a key element of a relay set of a new generation. According to the technical task of the balloon must "stand" in the air for 15 days with no additional gas filling, and at different heights (100, 300, 1000 and 3000 m). "Peresvet" volume is 2850 cubic meters at an altitude of 3000 m allows you to set the target load of 300 kg, and at altitudes of 1-1.5 km load increases to approximately 500 kg.