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The share of modern weapons in HQs more than 70%

The share of modern weapons in Air and space power today is already more than 70%, the VC commander in chief Colonel General Sergey Surovikin.

The Armed forces of the Russian Federation set the task by the end of 2020 to bring the share of modern weapons to 70%.

Russia plans to deploy a new military space-based communications system

New orbital grouping of military communications satellites and exploration is scheduled to begin to expand in 2022 and 2023, said the commander of aerospace forces Colonel General Sergey Surovikin.

"In 2022 are expected to get the start of the deployment of promising a unified system of satellite communication of the third stage of the Russian Armed forces, and in 2023 – the deployment of high-orbit space exploration system", - he told in interview to the newspaper "Red star".

S-500 will be able to destroy hypersonic weapons in space, said in videoconferencing

S-500 "Prometheus" will have the ability to destroy a hypersonic weapon in near-earth space, stated in an interview with Krasnaya Zvezda, the chief commander of VKS Sergey Surovikin.

Earlier that s-500 can intercept target hundreds of kilometers away from Earth, said chief designer of concern-the developer of "Almaz-Antey" Paul Sozinov, s-500 can intercept target hundreds of kilometers away from Earth.

In Russia deployed in space echelon of system of the prevention

Space echelon of the Russian system of missile warning to be deployed by 2024, said the commander of aerospace forces Colonel General Sergey Surovikin.

"In the framework of the Single space system (CEN) by 2024, provides for the deployment of an orbital group of space vehicles", - he told in interview to the newspaper "Red star".