The production of Russian Triumph S-400 air defense systems for India began in Russia. The works are carried out by domestic manufacturers, among which is “Concern EKR Almaz-Antey”.
This was announced by the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov.
According to the minister, Russia will fulfill its contractual obligations efficiently and on time, Interfax reports.
Manturov also admitted that Russia will continue to cooperate with India on the creation of the fifth generation fighter Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA). However, it will take place in a different format.
India became the third country after China and Turkey, which concluded a contract with Russia for the supply of S-400 complexes. This was done during the visit of Vladimir Putin to India.
As previously reported, the contract for the delivery of the newest Russian S-400 Triumph complexes to India was concluded in rubles.
The Triumph S-400 is a Russian long-range and medium-range anti-aircraft missile system designed to destroy aerodynamic and ballistic targets.
- TVZ Vezda