S-350 “Vityaz” Anti-Aircraft Missile System for Russia

Issue: 2 / 2020

The latest complex of anti-aircraft missile forces (AMF) S-350 “Vityaz” was inducted into the Air and Space Forces (AF). After receiving the complex for testing, crews of the Anti-aircraft Missile Troops (AMT) training centre fulfilled their tasks, including detection and conditional destruction of the real air targets which was simulated by MiG-29SMT. In addition, AMT specialists conducted initial firing and other tests successfully of the complex. The first S-350 anti-aircraft missile system will be delivered to a permanent deployment area in the Leningrad region. In 2020, four regimental sets of the S-400 “Triumph” anti-aircraft missile system and six divisional sets of the “Pantsir-S” complex are planned to be delivered to AF.