Germany Eyes IRIS-T Air Defense Systems

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Germany Eyes IRIS-T Air Defense Systems
IRIS-T air defense system @Diehl Defence

Germany wants to buy six Diehl-built IRIS-T air defense systems for its air force for approximately €900 million ($971 million).

A defense source revealed this to Reuters on Tuesday.

Related news: IRIS-T SLM Achieved 100% Hit Rate in Ukraine

The country earlier acquired two units and pledged to send them to Ukraine.

IRIS-T SLM system has a range of some 40km and a 360 degree view.

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