Brazil discusses acquisition of Russian Pantsir-S1 air defense system

Based on information disclosed on November 1 by TASS, Russia and Brazil continue to discuss an agreement for the acquisition of Pantsir air defense systems.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The statements published by TASS were made by the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Deputy Director Anatoly Punchuk. He stated that "for the time being, the issue of Brazil's purchase of Pantsir is still on the table and discussions are ongoing."

For his part, Rosoboronexport CEO Alexander Mikheev told TASS that he is "waiting for an invitation to participate in tenders for the supply of air defense systems of various ranges. We confirm that Russia is open to any forms of cooperation with the Brazilian side on this issue."

However, despite statements by Russian . . .

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