German IRIS-T already integrated into Ukraine’s air defense

German IRIS-T already integrated into Ukraine’s air defense

German IRIS-T system has been already integrated into Ukraine’s air defense.

"The system has been successfully integrated into Ukraine’s air defense. It has good tactical and technical characteristics, so we hope to receive more IRIS-T systems from Germany. In addition, we are waiting for NASAMS which will also strengthen the air defense of our country," Yuriy Ihnat, Spokesperson for the Air Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, said during a briefing at the Military Media Center, Ukrinform reports.

Read also: German IRIS-T air defense system already operating in southern direction

As reported, on October 12, Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov said that German IRIS-T system had arrived in Ukraine.


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