Iran conducts successful test of Russian S-300 missile system

Iran conducted a successful test of its Russian made S-300 surface-to-air missile system.

According to Iranian Tansim news agency, the Iranian military carried out tests against a wide range of aerial targets, as well as worked out the detection, identification, interception and destruction of targets.

Additionally, IRNA news agency reported that the missile systems successfully hit targets during conditions of radar jamming and the appearance of decoy targets. During the test firing the command of the Iranian armed forces assessed the combat capabilities of the S-300 and its integration features during combat operations.

The tests were carried out in the framework of the Damavand maneuvers, aimed at practicing to repel different threats.

  Iran, Russia, S-300