RUSSIA COMMENCED THE DELIVERY OF S-400 TRIUMPH MISSILE SYSTEM TO CHINA




Mustafa AY – TDO – 19.01.2018 China and Russia, as a result of military cooperation, signed a deal with regards to the delivery of S-400 air defense missile system in 2014. At this week, Russia achieved the first delivery of S-400 to China. Russian military officials stated “The implementation of the contract has begun, the first shipment has been sent to China”. The first system’s delivery encompasses a control station, radar station, energy and support equipment, spare parts and other elements. Russian officials shared the details of the system’s delivery to China and uttered that Russia will share neither the technology transfer nor licensed production. Russia accelerated the sales of S-400 missile system with many Asian and Middle Eastern countries varying from Turkey, India and Saudi Arabia since the waters started to boil on the mentioned regions.