31 Aug '17, 2pm

Invisible shield, invisible sword: Russia's electronic warfare is 'second to none'

Invisible shield, invisible sword: Russia's electronic warfare is 'second to none'

During the war games Russia conducted earlier this week, Krasuha-4 operators managed "to blind" the navigation systems and means of targeting high-precision weapons used by Russian Su-34 fighter-bombers, which played the role of enemy aircraft during the drills. As a result, the "enemy" was unable to detect mock-up targets and launch an airstrike on them. Deceiving a Missile In May, Vladimir Mikheev, spokesman for Russia's Radio-Electronic Technologies Concern (KRET), said that the production of military equipment related to Russian electronic warfare systems will be increased by about 30 percent in the near future. © Sputnik/ Dmitry Vinogradov A Su-34 fighter-bomber equipped with the Khibiny system takes off from the Hmeymim Air Base in the Syrian province of Latakia. File photo KRET plants have manufactured a wide array of advanced electronic warfare systems, including t...

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