Azerbaijani army carries out combat firing practice with Buk-MB anti-aircraft missile battalion complexes

Azerbaijani army carries out combat firing practice with Buk-MB anti-aircraft missile battalion complexes
# 30 September 2015 15:43 (UTC +04:00)

Baku. Hafiz Heydarov – APA. Under the leadership of Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, the Air Force carried out combat firing practice with Buk-MB anti-aircraft missile battalion complexes which are included in the arsenal of air defense troops.  

 

First Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov also attended the exercises, the Defense Ministry told APA on Sept.30.  

 

Experts gave information about the combat lining, composition, purpose, tactical-technical features, destruction range, etc. of anti-aircraft complexes as well as the personnel and the power and means allocated for the combat firings.

 

Then firing practice was carried out. “Saman” targets simulating ballistic missiles under the impact of fire and radioelectronic means of the conditional enemy, and aerodynamic targets, flying at low altitude, were detected and destroyed with anti-aircraft missiles.

                   

The air defense troops successfully fulfilled the tasks given by the defense minister, and the results of the firing practice were praised. 

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