India to get S-400 missile system from Russia by end of 2021

Moscow, Aug 24 (KMS): Russia will begin to deliver surface-to-air missile defence system (SAM) S-400 to the Indian government by end of the year 2021.

The deputy CEO of the air and space defense concern, Almaz-Antey, Vyacheslav Dzirkaln said while interacting at International Military-Technical Forum “ARMY-2021”. he said.

“I can confirm that we will deliver [the S-400 system to India] by the end of 2021 in accordance with the schedule and contractual obligations of the Russian side,” he added.

In October 2018, India had signed a USD 5.43 billion deal with Russia for five S-400 regiments.

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