Russia received another set of Iskander tactical missile system, the official ceremony was held in Znamensk in the Astrakhan region in south Russia and was attended by representatives of the Army and defense enterprises, including KBM Chief Designer Valery Kashin.
"The Iskander-M tactical missile system is fully ready for combat use. The set of 51 pieces of equipment works as a single whole, without a hitch" the KBM press office said.
Earlier Russia’s Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu underlined that the Russian Army would receive two brigade sets of Iskander-M tactical missile systems in 2016.
The Iskander-M tactical missile system, as was reported earlier, is equipped with five types of aeroballistic and one cruise missiles.