Protecting the capital: 5th S-400 unit enters combat duty near Moscow

India is buying five S-400 units for $6 billion. An intergovernmental agreement on the sale of the S-400 was signed at the 17th India-Russia summit between Vladimir Putin and Narendra Modi.

India is buying five S-400 units for $6 billion. An intergovernmental agreement on the sale of the S-400 was signed at the 17th India-Russia summit between Vladimir Putin and Narendra Modi.

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Nine regiments with the system will be deployed in the Moscow Region.
A fifth air defence regiment equipped with the S-400 Triumf missile system was deployed in the Moscow Region in the late February.
The regiments are tasked with protecting Moscow and parts of central Russia.
According to Russia’s Ministry of Defence, a total of nine S-400 missile units will be deployed in the Moscow Region.
The S-400 Triumf is a Russian long and medium-range air-defence missile system.
It is designed to provide complete air defence, against all air attacks, at distances of up to 400 km.