Russian S-300 and S-400 Air Defense Systems Have Been Used in a Live Firing

MOSCOW, (BM) – The S-300 and S-400 air defense systems have been used in a live firing practice in the exercises of the anti-aircraft missile teams of the Eastern Military District (EMD) ended at the Telemb training ground in Buryatia, learned, quoting TASS.

Read more: S-400 Missile System Will be Part of Joint Russian-Serbian Exercise

” Tactical exercises with the anti-aircraft missile teams of the EMD stationed in the Khabarovsk Territory ended with missile firing. Anti-aircraft gunners at a specialized range of Telemb in the Republic of Buryatia performed about 10 combat launches on target missiles “Kaban” and “Favorit” from anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 Triumph and S-300 ,” the press office of the Russian MoD said in a statement.

Shooting took place in the daytime. The azimuth and launch time of high-speed, small-sized targets were not reported. However, the target missiles were destroyed upon short-term entry into the zone of destruction of the air defense system, being there for no more than 40 seconds.

Read more: Joint Military Exercise Between Russian and Serbian Armed Force

“In preparation for missile firing, anti-aircraft gunners conducted training to search for, identify and classify high-altitude group targets, which simulated Su-30cm fighters of a separate EMD fighter unit and Su-35s multi-role fighter aircraft of the Khabarovsk Territory,” the press service added.

A large-scale field exit of the air defense forces of the Eastern Military District takes place at the Telemb training ground. More than 4 thousand people participate in it, about 700 units of military and special equipment are involved.

Read more: Russian Military Units Have Repelled ‘Enemy’ Drone Attacks

Follow us everywhere and at any time. has responsive design and you can open the page from any computer, mobile devices or web browsers. For more up-to-date news from us, follow our YouTube, Reddit, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook pages. Do not miss the chance to subscribe to our newsletter. Subscribe and read our stories in News360App in AppStore or GooglePlay or in FeedlyApp in AppStore or GooglePlay

>>Be a reporter: Write and send your article.<<
Editorial team
Source: TASS

Support us in Patreon!

Dear readers, friends, covers events on a very sensitive topic – military conflicts. Our colleagues and sources transmit information from the most dangerous points in the world on a daily basis.

We want to help both them and’s independence. Because we believe that the content here should remain free, we created a paid channel in Patreon.

There you will find articles with unique content, in-depth analyzes and comments, a monthly digital magazine in PDF format. Support us with a monthly donation of € 3 and read unique content you won’t find anywhere else. Thank you.

boyko nikolov

Boyko Nikolov
Editor-in-chief and
conceptual creator

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More