Tender Service

Would you like a price proposal for daily custom tender alert service - per your particular business interest? keywords?

Submit a request via info@dmilt.com


Russia intends to equip its upgraded Su-25 ground attack jets with a device to deflect missiles launched from Man-portable air-defense systems (MANPADS).


Called Vitebsk, the new system will be installed on the Su-25SM3 ground attack planes, which are upgraded versions of the workhorse Su-25s. The Vitebsk system is said to ensure 100-percent protection against heat-seeking warheads of Stinger and Igla MANPADS.

It should be noted that in September 2015, Russian Air Force has upgraded the Syrian bound Su-25SM3 with 'Vitebsk-25". The former comprises KRET's -370-3S  RWR/RF Jammer and 'Active laser jammer' against heat seeking SAM's. Pictures of upgraded Su-25SM3 reveal UV sensors (1 forward 2X rear) but no evidence of DIRCM head.


תוצאת תמונה עבור ‪su-25 DIRCM‬‏

The system is currently available on all Russian Ka-52 helicopter gunships and Mil-8 rotorcraft currently deployed in Syria. It proved its reliability in October 2016 when a Mil-8 helicopter remained immune to an attack by a shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missile, the report said.

With the Vitebsk system in place, the Su-25SM3 will be able to engage in dogfights in addition to its primary task of taking out targets on the ground.

Global Search
Tender Service Trial

Register for custom tender alert service. Weekly dispatch of relevant international defense tenders - to your personal e-mail,as per key words…