Kazakhstan and Russia signed a contract to purchase anti-aircraft missiles S-300PS
Data Figure: Russian S-300 self-propelled anti-aircraft missile launchers
BEIJING, March 4, according to Itar-Tass reported that the Kazakh Defense Minister 达尼阿尔阿 Hemeituofu announced that it signed with Russia to provide S-300 air defense missile system contract.
Akhmetov in Astana 4 members of the CIS Air Defense Coordination Committee meeting of defense ministers, said: “We recently purchased with the Russian Federation signed a contract S-300PS air defense missile system contract. “
He reiterated:” We will continue this work (to buy anti-aircraft missile system )。”
Kazakhstan’s Defense Ministry had announced the end of the overhaul After the 2009 Astana plans to buy 10 sets of Russian air defense missile system. In addition, also consider buying S-400 air defense missile system.
Akhmetov believes that this will enable Kazakhstan to further integrate into the collective security organization to protect their airspace.