Vladivostok Air Defence Missile Regiment Received Pantsyr-S2 Newest Anti-Aircraft Missile and Gun Systems
(Source: Russian Ministry of Defence; issued Feb 25, 2016)
The Vladivostok air defence missile regiment received a division of the Pantsyr-S2 newest anti-aircraft missile and gun systems. The crews have passed retraining course at the Ashuluk range in the Astrakhan region.

The division is to provide air defence over the Pacific Fleet main base.

Moreover, the regiment is to receive S-400 Triumph defence systems in the second half of 2016. The crews are passing retraining course at the moment.

Deployment of S-400 Triumph defence systems in cooperation with Pantsyr-S2 newest anti-aircraft missile and gun systems will allow to provide more effective protection of the airspace over Vladivostok.

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