Russia declares successful tests of new S-500 air defence missile system

Source : 112 Ukraine

The military stated that the target had been hit
13:25, 21 July 2021

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The Russian military announced it had successfully tested the S-500 Prometheus anti-aircraft missile system, as Russian Ministry of Defence reported.

"At Kapustin Yar test site, the latest S-500 anti-aircraft missile system performed test combat firing from a high-speed ballistic target. According to the means of objective control, the target was hit," the statement said.

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The Ministry of Defense of the Russion Federation pointed that the S-500 air defence missile system has no analogues in the world. It is designed to destroy the full range of existing and promising means of air and space attack of a probable enemy in the entire range of altitudes and speeds.

As it was reported earlier, Russia militarizes Crimea placing potential nuclear weapons' carriers there.

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