Recovering NFO. Herder of Programmers.
SA-11/17 is a Buk . . . SA-6 is a Kub. GAAAH! Feck! Stahp! One is the other backwards; WTF is this shit?Exactly. I spent years knowing these systems as an SA-whatever. Now, the media reports on incidents with terms that are Greek to me, like when the Russians downed a civilian airliner with a Buk missile? Or they took down something with an Igla-2...
It definitely gets Wikipedia more views from me.