Posted on 06/10/2016 by AviaSeller Tem
EKO concern “Almaz-Antey” has completed the preparation of the export version of the anti-aircraft missile system of new generation s-300V4, – said “Interfax-AVN” on Thursday, citing a senior source in the military-industrial complex. “At present, is actively preparing the approval documents for the proposal of ZRS potential foreign customers. In the documents of the new export will be called AAMS “Antey-4000”, – said the Agency interlocutor. According to him, “the export version of s-300V4 – AAMS “Antey-4000″ will undoubtedly arouse great interest abroad, as the technical characteristics of this system is much superior to the nearest competitor”. Earlier, chief designer, the EBA concern “Almaz-Antey” Paul Sozinov said that the new air defense system capable of hitting targets at a distance of up to 400 kilometers. He noted that the system is able to hit ballistic and aerodynamic targets. These parameters, in particular, provide a guaranteed interception of warheads of ballistic missiles of average range. It was noted that nearly all components of s-300V4 is made on modern element base. Technical characteristics in comparison with the previous generation systems s-300V and s-300VM (export version – “Antey-2500”) is greatly improved. According to experts, despite the fact that creating the C-300V4 the designers group have adopted separate decisions of the previous generation, it is actually a new system.
“Specialists of the concern managed promptly to ensure the necessary quality and quantity of production. The contract for delivery of s-300V4 in the Armed forces of the Russian Federation was signed in 2012, the First set of s-300V4 was delivered to the customer in December 2014,” – said the Agency interlocutor.