Radar gave warning of launches of ballistic missiles in the United States, and also traced the trajectory of the object. “Thus, confirmed the correctness of the adopted decisions on the establishment of a number of radars and long-range detection in order to ensure the defense of the country”, – told RIA Novosti press-service of the concern “RTI” (developed by the station – ed.).
Since the beginning of 2000-ies in Russia began to establish high-tech radar “Voronezh-DM”. These radars are able to determine the exact coordinates of the start-ballistic purposes and to accompany them.
One of these stations on combat duty near Armavir in 2013. She completely blocked off the area of control of the remaining two Ukraine stations in Sevastopol and Mukachevo, as well as the Gabala radar station in Azerbaijan. A network of radar “Voronezh” are fully deployed in Russia by 2018.