Congo purchase several lots of special vehicles "Tiger"Production Arzamas Machine-Building Plant (AMZ, Nizhny Novgorod region, comes into the Military-Industrial Company, MIC) for its own Ministry of Interior, said the military industrial complex.
"They signed First contract and the first batch of "Tigers" is getting ready to be shipped African the mainland. Next in line to sign a new contract with the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of the Congo. This is the second African country, where they will carry their service Russian "Tigers" — said in a statement.
The representative of the military-industrial complex did not call RIA announcements planned shipments. "We have an agreement of confidentiality," — he explained.
According to him, the first party Car "Tiger" for the Ministry of the Interior Congo will be performed in the standard configuration, and the second — will be filled with the wishes of the customers in detail.
The representative of the military-industrial complex said that the first batch of "Tigers" is meant to put the customer before the end of 2012.
He recalled that manufactured Arzamas Machine-Building Plant "Tigers" for the next African countries — Guinea.
Armored car SPM-2 GAZ-233036 "Tiger" is commercially available at the Arzamas Machine-Building Plant, which is part of the JSC "Military-Industrial Company". "Tiger"Has the fifth class of protection, is able to reach the highest speed of 140 km per hour, is designed to carry up to 9 people or 1.2 tons of cargo. Crew machines can lead fire of personal tools from 2-hatch on the roof and through the opening loopholes in armored door windows and on the sides.