Russian Army will take delivery of new Buk-M3 advanced air defense missile system in 2016 2912132
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|Sunday, December 29, 2013 11:14 AM|
|Russian Army will take delivery of new Buk-M3 advanced air defense missile system in 2016.|
The Russian armed forces will start getting advanced Buk-M3 air defense missile system in 2016, the Air Defense Force's chief said on Saturday, December 28, 2013. The Buk-M3 was presented for the first time during the MAKS 2013 Moscow Air Show with a graphical representation.
Drawing of Buk-M3 presented at MAKS 2013, Moscow Air Show.
“We are now in the midst of planned rearmament to replace Buk-M1 with Buk-M2. We expect to receive Buk-M3s starting from 2016,” Maj. Gen. Alexander Leonov told the Ekho Moskvy radio station.