Pantsir-S1 air-defence missile system of United Arab Emirates Army arrive to Yemen. UAE forces from the Saudi-led coalition arrive to Marib – South Yemen
Pantsir-S1 is a combined short to medium range surface-to-air missile and anti-aircraft artillery weapon system produced by KBP of Tula, Russia. The system is a further development of SA-19/SA-N-11 and represents the latest air defence technology by using phased-array radars for both target acquisition and tracking.
Russia delivered of 50 Pantsir-S1s, an air-defence missile system to the UAE
Russian reports revealed that Moscow had signed a $734-million contract to supply 50 Pantsir-S1s to the UAE in 2000 on purchasing 50 Pantsir-S1s.