Brunei became interested in Russian air defense, marine equipment, and MBT
T-90MS One new possible importers of Russian weapons - Brunei - expressed interest in acquiring a Russian air defense (AD), and marine ...
One new possible importers of Russian weapons - Brunei - expressed interest in acquiring a Russian air defense (AD), and marine equipment, told reporters on Thursday, deputy general director of "Rosoboronexport" Nicholas Dimidyuk .
"Brunei needs protection from air and sea. It's not just coastal defense complexes" Ball ", but also high-speed boats (" Lightning "and" Mirage "), which could hit targets at great distances," - he said on the results of Armory exhibition DSA-2012.
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Dimidyuk said that Brunei would also be interested in air defense systems "Buk" and "Thor." He stressed that the missile is being developed for the "Torah" can not hit targets 10 kilometers away, as now, but at 20.
The deputy head of "Rosoboronexport" added the Minister of Defence of Brunei became interested in the possibility of purchase of Russian T-90MS, interactive presentation which was held specifically for the Brunei delegation.
According to him, this tank is also interested in, and Malaysia. "After the presentation of the upgraded T-90MS commander in chief of the armed forces of Malaysia has set the task to hold it (the presentation) for its employees. They will watch and study, they observed a very high quality of Russian heavy armored vehicles," - said the deputy director.
He stressed that the characteristics of the T-90MS far beyond the capabilities of the Polish tank "Hard," which is a modernization of the Soviet T-72 (formerly Malaysia bought 46 of these machines).
"We talked about their modernization," - said Dimidyuk. He pointed out that if there is agreement on the part of Poles, Russian specialists are ready to upgrade the tanks to the level of T-90.