Russian anti-aircraft missile troops

The Anti-Aircraft Missile Troops, armed with antiaircraft missile systems and anti-aircraft missile complexes, make up the basic firepower in the air defence. The AAMT of the Air Force consist of anti-aircraft missile regiments, aerospace defence brigade as well as units and facilities directly under the Commander-in-Chief of the Air Force. Modern Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-300, S-400, anti-aircraft missile-and-gun system ‘Pantsir-S1’ can destroy a variety of aerial targets, including ballistic missile warheads.