​S-400 Triumf air defense missile regiment to assume combat duty in Crimea

A regiment armed with Triumf advanced antiaircraft missile systems will assume combat duty in Crimea on January 14, the press office of Russia’s Southern Military District said.

“A ceremony will be held in the antiaircraft missile regiment of the 4th Air Force and Air Defense Army of the Southern Military District on January 14 for the command post and the S-400 Triumf battalion to assume combat duty,” TASS cited the press office as saying.
The armament of the Guards Sevastopol-Feodosiya antiaircraft missile regiment was replenished with the advanced S-400 air defense systems in 2016. The regiment’s personnel successfully underwent re-training and held missile test launches as part of the Kavkaz-2016 strategic command and staff exercises in August last year.

Source: vestikkavkaza.net


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