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Russia may supply Iran with defensive ground-based electronic systems

According to the manufacturer, Russia is considering the delivery of ground-based electronic warfare (EW) systems for defense to Iran.

DUBAI (Sputnik) – Russia is considering the delivery of ground-based electronic warfare (EW) systems for defense to Iran, the manufacturer said Monday.

“We are ready to consider a possibility of ground-based EW complexes delivery to Iran if necessary and should the political situation allow,” Igor Nasenkov, the first deputy general director of the Concern Radio-Electronic Technologies (KRET), told RIA Novosti at the Dubai Airshow-2015.

KRET, one of Russia’s largest holding companies, was founded in 2009. The company is part of the Rostec state technologies corporation, uniting over 95 radio-electronic industrial companies.

The manufacturer has developed several EW systems, including the radar complex Moskva-1, onboard defense system President-S for civil and military aircraft, and the Rtut-BM system to alert troops and equipment to incoming artillery fire.

By Sputnik News