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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Hundreds of Russian R-73 Air-to-Air Missiles in High Demand Worldwide

Vympel R-73 (AA-11 ''Archer'')Over a dozen of countries will receive R-73 short range air-to-air missiles by the end of 2015, said Yuri Klishin CEO of “Duks” enterprise (rocket developer) in an interview with RIA Novosti.

These missiles will be on display during the aviation and space show MAKS- 2015 in Zhukovsky, Tuesday onwards.

“There is considerable interest in the rockets. Many countries, such as China, India, Vietnam, Algeria, Angola, Cuba, Bangladesh, Slovakia, Venezuela, Burma, Botswana, Uruguay, Indonesia, as well as almost all post-Soviet countries are armed with these missiles,” said Klishin.

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