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Anti-Missile Defense System Under Development By Russia
2012-09-02 06:52:38

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Russia is believed to be developing a sea-based missile and space defense system similar to the US Aegis Combat System (ACS), various media outlets said on Friday. According to RT reports, the system will be "deployed in international waters" and "is expected to become an integral part of the Russian Navy." It will be built (at least in part) by Almaz-Antey, the same company that manufactures the S-400 ℠Triumph´ missile...

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