27 Feb '18, 2pm

#Russia begins #S-500 #Prometheus production

The production of S-500 and S-400 air defense weapons on automobile undercarriage has been launched at the machine-building enterprise in Nizhny Novgorod, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said in an interview with the Kommersant daily. Scale model of S-500 TEL (Transporter Erector Launcher) air defense missile system (Picture source: D.R.) "According to the decision of the Russian president, Almaz-Antey Concern built two enterprises in Kirov and Nizhny Novgorod. The projected capacity of the Kirov enterprise can produce thousands of prospective antiaircraft missiles a year. The enterprise in Nizhny Novgorod has already launched the production of S-500 and S-400 weapons on automobile undercarriage and wheeled semitrailers," he said. The S-500 is to replace the S-400. Its life cycle is 25 years. Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said the supplies to the troops are to begin ...

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