January 6, 2023, 13:21 – Public News Service – OSN
A new package of military aid, which USA are going to send to Ukraine, for the first time a new type of weapon will enter. We are talking about anti-aircraft missiles Sea Sparrow, equipped with a radar guidance system. This is reported by the American edition of Politico.
This weapon is different in that these missiles can be launched both from the sea and from land, and their purpose is to intercept aircraft and cruise missiles. The article also states that Ukrainian side to launch missiles will use Soviet Buk launchers specially converted for this purpose.
In addition to the Sea Sparrow anti-aircraft missiles, the next weapons package will also include Patriot anti-aircraft systems and Bradley armored vehicles.
Earlier, on the air of the Public News Service, a discussion took place between the head of the central executive committee of the all-Russian organization “Officers of Russia”, Lieutenant General Alexander Mikhailov and the head of the Ukraine department of the Institute of CIS countries Ivan Skorikov. The experts discussed the prospects for the possible future of Ukraine’s European integration and what the country will have to do for this. More see material.