According to reports, Russia may supply Algeria and Egypt with the onboard defense system President-S (ODS) used for military and civil aircraft.
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DUBAI . Russia may supply Algeria and Egypt with the onboard defense system President-S (ODS) used for military and civil aircraft, as pre-contract work on delivery is underway, the developer of the system said Monday.
ODS is designed to protect planes and helicopters from being hit by missiles, air defense and anti-aircraft artillery. The defense system is currently installed on Ka-52, Mi-28 and Mi-26 helicopters.
“A pre-contract work on the delivery of the onboard defense system President-S to Algeria and Egypt is ongoing,” Igor Nasenkov, the first deputy general director of the Concern Radio-Electronic Technologies (KRET), told RIA Novosti at the Dubai Airshow-2015.
ODS includes a control device, a radar warning receiver station, laser and missile attack warning stations, an air dispenser for aircraft consumables, settings for active radio-interference stations, as well as a laser optical-electronic suppression station.
The system allows automatic detection of a rocket launching in the vicinity and initiates passive and active interference in infra-red and radio frequencies, to disrupt a rocket’s targeting system.
The ODS system can be located inside an airframe fuselage or as an external unit on helicopters and fixed wing aircraft.
TSAMTO, November 12. Service center for air defense systems will be opened in Algeria, Vietnam, India and Kazakhstan. On this, as the “RIA Novosti” reported, at Airshow China 2014 the Deputy Director General for Foreign Trade of Concern PVO “Almaz-Antey” Vyacheslav Dzirkaln said.
“I do not deny that we are consulting with Algeria. In addition, in the near future we will visit Vietnam, where there is already some elaboration. Establishment of service centers is advisable where there is a large amount of our technology. Based on this, we will certainly work with India and Kazakhstan “, – RIA Novosti quotes fromV.Dzirkaln.
On passing in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur, the 14th International Defence Exhibition DSA-2014 (14th Defence Services Asia Exhibition and Conference), the Chinese foreign trade association China Shipbuilding Trading Corporation (CSTC) presented the model of ordered by Algeria the corvette project S28A
According to the presented model the corvette project S28A is armed with eight anti-ship missiles S- 802 , one eight-charged short-range SAM launcher FM-90N (HHQ- 7) , one 76 – mm gun mount universal H/PJ-26, two 30- mm seven-barreled antiaircraft complex type 730 , two 324- mm three-tube torpedo complex and provides the basing AgustaWestland Super Lynx helicopter in a hangar
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With a fleet of 325 T-72 , the Algerian command looks for a long time , with the help of whom they could upgrade their tanks. In the end, the choice was made for Russia .
Upgraded with the help of Nizhny Tagil the 250 T-72M1 got multichannel sight ” Sosna-U ” with thermal imager and automatic target tracker , the commander’s sight TKN- 4 , and remotely controlled anti-aircraft machine gun .
In addition, the options list includes new means of communication, elements of a complex optical-electronic suppression ” Blind ” and air conditioning.
And , apparently , Algeria will become the first country with tanks which receive a new dynamic protection generation ” Relic ” .