Will the latest generation of armored personnel carriers to increase combat readiness of the Ukrainian army?

Defense Minister Dmitry Salamatin few days back signed a decree on adoption of a Ukrainian army armored personnel carrier of the latest generation of modern Russian-made BTR-4E. This car was developed at the municipal enterprise "Kharkiv KBM them. Morozova "in cooperation with enterprises Ukrainian military-industrial complex, and is produced at the Kharkov municipal enterprise" Plant them. Malyshev. "

According to the minister, the technical properties of modern armored vehicles similar zabugornom counterparts, but with regard to the firepower, the Russian standards in almost all surpass them. Adoption by armament the latest generation of technology will be the real proof

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United Arab Emirates ordered 750 armored vehicles Oshkosh

United Arab Emirates signed with U.S. company Oshkosh Defense contract for the supply of 750 armored personnel carriers, M-ATV with overcharge protection from mines such as MRAP (Mine Resistant Ambush Protected). As reported by Defense Aerospace, all ordered cars to be transferred UAE in January-August 2013. Under the agreement, the UAE can arrange the order for the supply of an additional batch of M-ATV.

Transaction amount was not specified. In 2010, the command of armored vehicles and weapons purchased from the U.S. Army Oshkosh 1460 armored M-ATV a total amount of 640 million dollars. So Makar, the price of

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New Ukrainian armored vehicles — BTR-3E with tower Cockerill CSE 90L

As part of an international defense exhibition, which was held 17-21 February 2013 in the United Arab Emirates, Ukraine introduced new items armored own production. Also provided armored car KRAZ-ASV/APC/2013, which was developed in Kremenchug and is based on the all-terrain vehicle, a lot of enthusiasm aroused exhibitors and fire support vehicle based on BTR-3E with an armored turret rotation radial Cockerill CSE 90L Company CMI Defence. Danae machine is evidence that the Ukrainian armored vehicle production has great chances to win back its own sector of the global arms market, namely, the industry’s light armored vehicles. BTR-3E was created

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Bimbo old armor

BTR XXI century in Russia yet, but available was harsh modernization

Nedavneshnie statements first Russian Defense Ministry officials, including Chief of Armament of the Armed Forces — Deputy Defense Minister Army General Vladimir Popovkin, the refusal by purchasing a number of armored vehicles left several multi-valued memory. While some management solutions Defense look completely reasonable, others are puzzling. The latter are associated with the impending fate of the main wheel of the vehicle Russian infantry — BTR-80.

Vladimir Popovkin, recall, said that the Defense Ministry will not take the BTR-80, so as to release the landing of the machine are

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Mongolia is about fifty armed with T-72 tanks

Our homeland since the beginning of 2012 , the set Mongolia large shipment of arms and military equipment from the Russian armed forces, reports blog bmpd. Namely, the Tatar side were transferred to 50 main battle tanks T-72A, 40 modernized BTR-70M and cars "Ural". Tank equipment, presumably, was a complete renovation to the 103-m armored repair plant.

Supply of military equipment is in a package of agreements concluded between Russia and Mongolia in 2009-2010. As the military blog before T-72 tanks and armored personnel carriers BTR-70 in service Mongolia did not stand. July 5 2012 the year of the

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New domestic armored personnel present at the exhibition IDEX-2013 in Abu Dhabi

New armored KRAZ-ASV/APC/2013, made PAT «AvtoKrAZ» (Kremenchug, Poltava region) together with the company Ares Security Vehicles LLC »(United Arab Emirates, Dubai) will be presented at IDEX-2013, which will be held from 17 on February 23 in Abu Dhabi (UAE). It is understood that a demilitarized version armored APC will transport employees peacekeeping missions and other staff in the hot spots. It is reported by the press service of PJSC «AvtoKrAZ». «Armored KRAZ-ASV/APC/2013 created on the chassis KrAZ-5233VE rover 4×4. Multipurpose mc created for timely delivery of personnel of military units and fire support, why Resettled modern weapons and means

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IDF Namer armored personnel conducting tests

Soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) from the Golani infantry brigade conduct tests APC Namer, in the course of ongoing military exercises in the Golan Heights.

Past last week, they confirmed that the leading technology used in this machine may be useful in carrying out operations in difficult and dangerous places rapidly and with good protection.

Private company Stav Globus, which tested the weapon system machine, noted that a heavy machine gun, which is mounted on the roof Namer can be operated from the inside, allowing you to hit targets at different distances with sniper accuracy.

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Ukrainian armored personnel carrier — a likely contender our promising platforms Kurganets-25 and Boomerang

In 2002, according to the results of tests ending on BTR-3U is in the United Arab Emirates and with the requirements of potential customers in KMDB in an active manner began the development of a promising BTR-4. It was conducted by internal staff and resources received code development activities (R & D) "Boat". Model cars for the first time shown at the exhibition "Aerosvit" in Kiev in 2006. In the design before designers were delivered following tasks: increased armor protection compared with the BTR-3, providing troops out over the stern, improved habitability criteria for the crew, keeping open the possibility

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Ukrainian armored vehicles in the eyes of the design engineer

In the Russian media and zabugornyh currently intensively discusses the latest standards and extensively modified Ukrainian armored vehicles (AFV), in general, as well as prospects for promotion of these products to the public and the international markets of AME. This is partly justified by a factor of prisoners for the near future contracts for delivery over the limit, which gave occasion to some professionals say about Tipo significant potential of the industry and an impressive armored vehicles produced in Ukraine. But the attempt impartial analysis of what are essentially referred to the machine, as the realities of their promotion lets

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Ukraine to modernize Egyptian armored Topas

DOD Egypt wants to enter into an agreement with Ukraine on the modernization of tracked armored personnel carriers OT-62 Topas Polish-Czechoslovak production, reports Jane's. For earlier Egyptian military wants to test several samples of upgraded armored vehicles.

According to Jane's, the process of modernization in armored personnel carriers will be modified 300-horsepower six-cylinder engines PV-6 more massive 400-strong Labour Act-2. As a result, power-to-weight increase from 20 horsepower per ton to 28 horsepower per ton. As a consequence, the maximum speed that can develop the OT-62 will increase to 62 miles per hour.

How specifically armored Topas planned modernization program

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