Russian Arctic troops receives Tor-M2DT missile system
- January 8, 2018
Russian Defense Ministry announced that the troops operating in the Russian Far North and the Arctic region will receive the Tor-M2DT short-range anti-aircraft missile system in 2018.
The Tor-M2DT autonomous short-range anti-aircraft missile system adapted to severe climatic conditions is intended to operate at extremely low temperature and difficult terrain.
The Tor-M2DT air defence system can destroy air targets as aircraft, helicopters, cruise missiles, guided aerial missiles and bombs, unmanned air vehicles (UAV) flying at medium, low and extremely low altitudes in the heavy air and electronic countermeasures environment at a maximum range of 12 km at altitudes from 10 m to 1,000 m.