First regiment of anti-aircraft missile complex short-range “Tor-M2” to equip the 538-th anti-aircraft missile regiment of the 4th Guards [Kantemir] Panzer Division Western military District

Inserted first regimental kit anti-aircraft missile system “Tor-M2”

As has informed agency “Interfax-AVN ” Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant “Dome” by the state order for the first time raised the regiment set of modern anti-aircraft missile complex short-range “Tor-M2” to equip the 538-th anti-aircraft missile regiment of the 4th Guards [Kantemir] Panzer Division Western military District, said March 24, 2017 in the course of a single day of acceptance of the said regiment commander Konstantin Demidov.

According to him, the complex on the main characteristics and weapons exceeds the foreign analogues.

Demidov said that “the personnel of the regiment successfully trained in 726th training center in Yeisk.”

Upon completion of training and combat shooting docking based on 167 th Training Center of combat employment of air defense troops of the regiment will make moving to the point of permanent dislocation,

he added.

Comment bmpd. Recall that in 2016 land forces Russia were delivered the first two serial divisional set new SAM 9K331M “Tor-M2”, which marked the beginning of mass production of the system at JSC “Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant” Dome “Concern EKR” Almaz-Antey “. Ammunition combat vehicle SAM “Tor-M2” is 16 new surface-to-air missile 9M338K.

Translated by google – Original post bmpd.livejournal.com

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