Germany supplied Ukraine with the third IRIS-T SLM anti-aircraft system out of four promised

Germany supplied Ukraine with the third IRIS-T SLM anti-aircraft system out of four promised

Germany transferred to Ukraine the third of four sets of the IRIS-T SLM medium-range anti-aircraft missile system out of four planned. The complex was included in a new package of military aid delivered by the Germans to Ukraine. This is stated on the website of the German government.

So, Kyiv received the third IRIS-T SLM anti-aircraft complex out of four. The Germans delivered the first on October 11, 2022, the second in May 2023. The fourth complex will be delivered next year, at least as the German press previously reported. In addition to the complex itself, the Germans also supplied anti-aircraft missiles. As stated in Berlin, the supply is aimed at strengthening Ukraine’s air defense.

The Germans also supplied Kyiv with the fourth separate detection radar TRML-4D, four armored personnel carriers (name unknown); 4 tank HX81 tractor and 4 semi-trailers; 6 border guard vehicles; 8 drones Vector; 5 surface drones; 4 Ground Observer 12 (GO12) radars; 5 thousand 155-mm artillery shells; ammunition for the MARS II MLRS and 10 thousand protective glasses.

According to the Ukrainian press, Berlin is preparing a new package of military assistance worth 1 billion euros, which will include anti-aircraft systems: Patriot, IRIS-T and Gepard self-propelled gun. To date, the Germans have provided assistance to Ukraine totaling 24 billion euros.

A few days ago, Germany handed over to Kyiv three Gepard self-propelled anti-aircraft guns out of ten previously promised. The rest will arrive on Ukrainian territory during November - December, there is no exact data. All Gepard self-propelled guns are designed to cover the grain corridor.
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    1. 0
      27 October 2023 20: 51
      The third of the four and another one had already been delivered and was already under attack from a found UAV, although only the radar was damaged. It would be good to calculate these “flowers” ​​before deployment.
      1. 0
        27 October 2023 20: 58
        How to calculate them if they are all hidden away from the front after the arrival of the lancets? The maximum will be transported to Odessa to save the port
        1. -1
          27 October 2023 21: 04
          Yes, it looks like the United States is switching more to Israel for arms supplies, and Europe is left in ruins.
    2. 0
      27 October 2023 20: 57
      Did you fix the previous one? Or is this instead of the second one?
      1. -6
        27 October 2023 21: 02
        To understand this, just look at the last time rockets flew to Kyiv request
        1. 0
          27 October 2023 23: 42
          Do you have verified information? Please enlighten us.
        2. 0
          27 October 2023 23: 50
          Where to look? And why to Kyiv? Do you propose how Israel is in Gaza?
        3. 0
          28 October 2023 01: 55
          To understand this, just look at the missiles shot down near Kyiv. There aren't any, but the geraniums are coming.
    3. -3
      28 October 2023 05: 56
      Only the third...
      Since the German military-industrial complex is very weak.
      The rotting west cannot produce many weapons.
      After half a year they capitulate.
      1. +1
        28 October 2023 09: 35
        While some are suffering and trying to take Avdiivka, others are on their couches already preparing to accept NATO’s surrender
    4. 0
      28 October 2023 09: 21
      As I understand it, the complex is one launcher. At least two toffees have already been destroyed. What will be left for them?
      1. +2
        28 October 2023 09: 33
        standardly it includes 3-4 launchers, a radar, as well as a control and communications center with the ability to connect to a higher-level system
        1. 0
          28 October 2023 09: 45
          It has not yet been adopted by the Bundes. That is, 12 launchers, three radars, three control points did they release for whom? At your own expense for self-soothing?
          1. 0
            28 October 2023 09: 48
            Operators are listed below as of October 2022.

            25 IRIS-T missiles[38]
            IRIS-T missiles for new modifications of the Saab JAS 39 Gripen E/F.[39][40]
            7 IRIS-T SLM ground-based air defense systems ordered in 2018.[41] An additional order for 400 SLM missiles, 6 IRIS-T SLS systems and 10 IRIS-T SLX systems was approved in December 2021.[20][42]
            1,250 [38]
            350 IRIS-T missiles[38]
            444 IRIS-T missiles costing €217 million between 2003 and 2015[43]
            150 IRIS-T missiles[44]
            Saudi Arabia
            1,400 IRIS-T missiles[45]
            South Africa
            25 IRIS-T missiles are supplied as temporary weapons for Saab JAS 39 Gripen aircraft until the completion of the A-Darter SRAAM project.[46][47]
            770 IRIS-T missiles. Initial budget €247 million, final cost €291 million.[1]
            450 IRIS-T missiles, designated Jaktrobotsystem 98 (jrbs 98).[38] Modification of IRIS-T SLS, used in ground-based air defense systems.
            220 IRIS-T missiles have been ordered[44] for integration into the Northrop F-5 F-5T Saab Jas 39 Gripen Gripen C/D and F-16 eMLU.[48]
            More than 3 units as of 2023[clarify][49]. Germany pledged to supply Ukraine with IRIS-T SL ground-based air defense systems
          2. 0
            28 October 2023 09: 49
            I don’t know what about the Bundeswehr, but so...
            It’s true that the rockets are longer and not the complexes
    5. 0
      28 October 2023 16: 48
      It would be better if they gave them contraceptives. So that stupid Ukrainians do not multiply.
    6. -1
      29 October 2023 19: 42
      It would be more correct to destroy them directly in Germany.

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