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Developers of ZRPK IM-SHORAD face problems

Developers of ZRPK IM-SHORAD face problems

In the United States, tests of the promising IM-SHORAD anti-aircraft missile and gun complex continue. In the near future, he will have to enter service, but for now he has to deal with serious ...
The effectiveness of the air defense of the naval strike group

The effectiveness of the air defense of the naval strike group

As an example, we will choose a group of ships, consisting of three frigates sailing in the open sea. The choice of frigates is explained by the fact that there are simply no modern destroyers in Russia, and corvettes operate in ...
S-300V4 air defense system: defense in all directions

S-300V4 air defense system: defense in all directions

The troops of the Eastern Military District received the first set of the S-300V4 anti-aircraft missile system. In the near future, the calculations will take over on combat duty and provide the protection of troops from an air attack ...
American anti-aircraft machine guns

American anti-aircraft machine guns

During World War II, successful quad 12,7-mm ZPUs were created in the United States, which were effective against air and ground targets. Subsequently, they fought in Korea and Vietnam ...
SAM "Ptitselov" for ground forces

SAM "Ptitselov" for ground forces

It became known about the development of a new modification of the Ptitselov air defense system. On the basis of the anti-aircraft complex for the Airborne Forces, a similar system will be created for the ground forces ...
South Korean MANPADS and mobile short-range air defense systems

South Korean MANPADS and mobile short-range air defense systems

In the mid-1980s. in the armed forces of the Republic of Korea, it is time to replace the outdated FIM-43 Redeye MANPADS. In the second half of the 1990s, the army of the Republic of Kazakhstan had foreign-made complexes: British ...
Anti-aircraft artillery of South Korea

Anti-aircraft artillery of South Korea

The armed forces of the Republic of Korea have a significant number of self-propelled and towed artillery anti-aircraft guns that can be used to engage air and ground targets ...
"Typhoon" for air defense

"Typhoon" for air defense

At the international military-technical forum "Army-2020", among other products, a prototype of a combat vehicle of anti-aircraft gunners MANPADS "Typhoon-Air Defense" will be presented. A promising combat vehicle ...
In Germany, created a ZSU to combat small drones

In Germany, created a ZSU to combat small drones

Small unmanned aerial vehicles, including civilian models, are actively used in hostilities. The emergence of means of dealing with them was a matter of time. In Germany, to combat ...
ZRPK "Shell-SM". First in the parade, then in the troops

ZRPK "Shell-SM". First in the parade, then in the troops

One of the novelties of the parade on Red Square was the Pantsir-SM anti-aircraft missile and gun system. Samples of this type were first shown on the go, and in addition, the parade was attended by cars in the new ...
SAM "Circle": the one and only

SAM "Circle": the one and only

The Krug Soviet medium-range air defense system had no direct analogues abroad. Due to the fact that this generally very good complex was supplied only to the closest Warsaw allies ...