Cairo asked Moscow to sell him the newest Buk-M3 air defense system. According to experts, this deal will help Egypt to create a more powerful, layered air defense system, according to News.
Cairo has expressed a desire to acquire complexes that only this autumn entered service with the Russian army. According to a source in the Russian defense industry, the Egyptians, who already have the previous modification of this air defense system Buk-M2E, were interested in the significantly increased combat capabilities of the new Bukov, demonstrated in the closed part of the Army-2016 forum.
“The Egyptian side has already sent an official request through the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation. However, the parties still need to agree on the volumes, deadlines and cost of the contract, ”the source added.
Egypt asked Russia to sell him the latest Buk-M3 air defense system
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