Commander of the air force and air defence forces of Russia Lieutenant General Victor Sevostyanov said that in the near future in the Crimea will deploy additional anti-aircraft missile systems s-400 «Triumph».
14 Jan on combat duty in the Crimea, took up the first regiment of s-400. Speaking in Feodosia, General Sevostyanov said that, you will also deploy additional air defenses, but the exact date he can’t call. According to the General, in addition to s-400, in the Crimea will continue to be used and the s-300.
The General said that the s-400 greatly enhance the capabilities of anti-aircraft troops, as they are able to track and destroy up to 300 targets, both in the air and on the ground, including those which were created using the technology of «stealth», reports «Interfax».
That the Crimean anti-aircraft regiment will receive s-400, Russian media reported in the summer of 2016.