Battery for Kyiv
“The Armed Forces of Ukraine are being supplied with Western weapons, as they say,” from the wheels, “and the suppliers do not behave as Kyiv would like. Only the White House remains a reliable partner of the Ukrainian government,” he said.
Like Buk, but worse
“In the West, they have been trying for a long time to create air defense systems for this type of missiles. And the AMRAAMs themselves have been developed since the 1970s,” said Vladimir Korovin, an expert at the Center for Military-Political Studies at MGIMO.
Part of the system
“Over the past six months, the West has tested almost all possible methods of warfare in Ukraine. Some have proven effective. But the Armed Forces of Ukraine do not have enough equipment for a network-centric war,” Vladimir Korovin explains.
“Creating a full-fledged layered air defense with a single centralized control will not work: in Ukraine, both old Soviet weapons and Western ones that do not combine are used. Most likely, NASAMS will cover some specific sections of the front and important objects,” Ivan Konovalov believes.