Kubinka, Russia, September 8 — Russia’s military technology bureau Almaz-Antey Concern has begun work on the fifth-generation medium range surface to air missile system. The new system will have smaller missiles with more efficient propulsion system enabling better endurance capability.
Report also explains the capacity for the launch platform is increased from four to six missiles. The new missile will incorporate newest target acquisition system, have improved anti-jamming capability and higher destruction area. Allegedly twice better overall capability from previous models.
The design bureau works in conjunction with JSC Tikhomirov Scientific Research Institute of Instrument Design.
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