ZRPK Battery` `Pantsir-S & # 39; & # 39; transferred to Serbia to participate in Russian-Serbian air defense exercises “ Slavic Shield '' 2021.
According to the press service of the RF Ministry of Defense, the air defense unit equipped with the Pantsir-S complex was delivered to the republic by aircraft of the Russian aerospace forces.
The battery will be deployed at the Batainitsa air base and will be included in a mixed joint group which will develop air defense.
As part of the exercises, Russian and Serbian anti-aircraft gunners will perform tasks of detecting, tracking, classifying and destroying air targets.
Exercises “ Slavic shield '' aim to establish the interaction and joint use in combat of the air defense units of the two countries, notes the Defense Ministry.
Earlier, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu assessed the role of the recently completed Russian-Belarusian strategic strategy. “ West-2021 '' exercises. He said the maneuvers demonstrated the ability of both states to effectively provide regional security.