The expert appreciated the ability of the S-400 complex to protect China in the war against the United States

Russia Beyond published an article in which an expert from the Academy of Military Sciences Vadim Kozulin

appreciated the ability of the S-400 complex to protect China in the war against the United States.

Kazulin recalled that Russia sold to Chinaabout two batteries of S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems three years ago, and the delivery of the first batch began in 2018. It is noted that each of the batteries is equipped with 4 launchers and armed with 4 missiles. This, in turn, provides a total of 16 interceptors per battery, which can shoot down a fifth-generation fighter jet, as well as cruise missiles at a distance of up to 200 km.

According to the expert, the S-400 is capable of effectively countering AGM-84H / K SLAM-ER missiles. However, not everything is so simple. Kazulin noted: