Jul 01, 2018 · NEW DELHI: India is now swiftly moving towards acquiring five advanced S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems from Russia despite the looming threat of US sanctions, with the defence ministry ...

Design. The S-500 is a new-generation surface-to-air missile system. It is designed for intercepting and destroying intercontinental ballistic missiles, as well as hypersonic cruise missiles and aircraft, for air defense against Airborne Early Warning and Control and for jamming aircraft. Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) Patriot 133 activity • During MEADS FT-2 in November 2013 at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, two MSE interceptors engaged a short-range ballistic missile target and a third MSE interceptor engaged a full-scale aircraft target. • DOT&E approved the latest Patriot System TEMP in December 2013.