Russian Interior Ministry troops fully supplied with modern automotive technology, told reporters on Tuesday MVD Commander Gen. Nikolai Rogozhkin.
"Today the car park of Internal Troops provides 100% implementation of the service and combat missions. The coefficient of technical readiness of vehicles does not fall below 96%, "- said N.Rogozhkin at a technical conference about the possibilities of using advanced models of KAMAZ vehicles in the MIA. According to him, the fleet of the Interior Troops is 80% of the samples of modern technology.
With regard to the supply of new troops in armored vehicles "Lynx", N.Rogozhkin noted that the car has a fairly high performance characteristics, but any armor should be tailored to the objectives and conditions of the Internal Troops.
"This machine we have not yet acquired. Let's try to take it into operation and will take a decision on it, "- said N.Rogozhkin.
During the Technical Conference N.Rogozhkin discussed with Director General of JSC "KAMAZ" Sergey Kogoghin issues related to the operation, maintenance and repair of motor vehicles in formations and military units of the MIA, identified key areas for joint work on the development of advanced models of vehicles for the Internal Troops for the period up to 2020.
"Impressions of cooperation with KAMAZ quite favorable. New developments factory in demand in the internal troops, we will constructively address the issues of procurement of new equipment, "- said N.Rogozhkin.