The head of the design Bureau "Luch" in the composition of the concern "Ukroboronprom" Oleg Korostelev in an interview with YouTube channel "Security Talks" talked about tactics of Ukrainian cruise missiles, the R-complex 360 RC-360МЦ "Neptune".
Korostelev said that it involves the application of from one to three missiles on different types of ships.
Former chief of anti-aircraft missile troops (SMP) the special-purpose command of the Russian air force Colonel Sergei Khatylev in an interview with the portal "Ura.ru" he said the Ukrainian expert Michael Zirkova, who said about the ability of Kiev to reach ships in Novorossiysk.
Previously, the specialist expressed the opinion that the new anti-ship cruise missile R-360 Neptun Ukraine allegedly can hit targets off the coast of Crimea as well as Russian ships in the port of Novorossiysk.
Member of the Federation Council Committee on defense and security Frants Klintsevich in an interview with "Moscow speaking" said that Ukraine has a working copy of their missiles, "Neptune", which according to Ukrainian expert Michael Jirkova able to reach Novorossiysk.
"They modernize old Soviet rockets from "Uragan" and "Smerch". The fact that the ballistic missiles they put servos, does not mean that they have turned a cruise missile," — said Klintsevich.
Naval base in Novorossiysk is securely covered from the air and attempts to attack her anti-ship missiles will lead Ukraine to a "geopolitical catastrophe," said military expert, chief editor of the magazine "national defense" Igor Korotchenko.
Earlier, the Ukrainian military expert Mikhail Zhirokhov told the newspaper "Business capital" that the new anti-ship cruise missiles (ASM) P-360 Neptun "can reach" to the Russian ships in Novorossiysk with its placement on the coast of the Azov sea.
Ukrainian military expert Mikhail Zhirokhov said in his article for the newspaper "Business capital" that the new winged antiship missile P-360 Neptun "can reach" to the Russian ships in Novorossiysk.
According to Zhirkova, the emergence of "Neptune" supposedly opens up the Ukrainian "war machine" ability to engage targets around the Crimea and on the Azov sea coast — Russian ships in the port of Novorossiysk.
Ukrainian winged antiship missile P-360 complex LCD 360МЦ "Neptune" for the first time has passed flight tests with the standard warhead. The corresponding video was published in YouTube publishing Defense Express.
The tests were at the site of AliBey near Odessa. Released two mobile coastal systems to sea missile hit the target-the lighters at a distance of 80 kilometers from the coast. As stated earlier, the developers of the Neptune, the next step will be to develop air and sea versions of the missile.
Disappointed in the effectiveness of Western sanctions against Russia, Ukraine has moved to the tactics of intimidation of the Crimean people their weapons, said the Deputy of the state Duma Ruslan Balbec.
Earlier it was reported that Ukraine was tested two anti-ship missiles "Neptune", which hit targets at a considerable distance from shore: 85 and 110 kilometers. The tests were carried out at the site of AliBey in the Odessa region.
During tests on the ground of AliBey in the Odessa region of the Ukrainian cruise missiles, the R-complex 360 RC-360МЦ "Neptune" almost simultaneously destroyed two targets. This was stated by the head of the design Bureau "Luch" in the composition of the concern "Ukroboronprom" Oleg Korostelev, writes "АрміяInform".
According to him, military rockets were carried out for two purposes in the Black sea at intervals of two seconds. Korostelev said that the first sea target was at a distance of 85 kilometers from the launch site, and the second is 110 kilometers. The distance between them was more than 20 kilometers.