Naval Warfare

PREMIUM: Russia strives to develop shipborne anti-air weapons

23rd October 2020 - 09:00 GMT | by Alexander Mladenov, Krassimir Grozev in Sofia


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Developing and fielding shipborne anti-access/area denial systems has proven problematic

Today, the Russian defence industry manufactures a wide variety of land-based anti-air systems for domestic use and export, but it only has a limited offering of naval SAM systems. The reasons are prosaic — Moscow’s current military shipbuilding programme for large- and medium-size surface combatants is relatively modest and ...

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