31 May '18, 7pm

Turkey purchase of Russian S-400 air defence system draws US Air Force concern

Turkey purchase of Russian S-400 air defence system draws US Air Force concern

The USAF secretary is concerned that F-35 partner Turkey bought a Russian air defence system Russian personnel could physically inspect the aircraft when in close proximity US Air Force (USAF) Secretary Heather Wilson is concerned with Turkey’s purchase of the Russian S-400 self-propelled surface-to-air missile (SAM) system considering Turkey is a partner on the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) programme. “That does present some operational problems,” Wilson told an audience at the Atlantic Council think tank in Washington on 29 May. “We would not want to have that aircraft close to the S-400.” Russian S-400s deployed in Syria. Turkey's purchase of the SAM system concerns USAF secretary. (Russian Ministry of Defence) Russia and Turkey in early April agreed to expedite delivery of the air defence system. Turkey’s undersecretary for defence indust...

Full article: http://www.janes.com/article/80472/turkey-purchase-of-rus...

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