Bluffer’s Guide: Fortress China[C](2)


Date:2010-01-05 Source:环球网博客 By:无定河边骨 Viewed:

5. Beijing defenses / 北京防空

Beijing is the capital of China. The remains of two belts of HQ-2 sites (The new “Great wall”) left over from the cold war remain active:


The defenses were modernized with S-300PMU SAMs in the 1990s.



Those were in turn partly replaced by the more capable S-300PMU-1s when they became available and now HQ-9 is also deployed.



Forgetting the old HQ-2s for a moment, the combined air-defense picture looks like this:


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