Ukraine will deliver the first batch of T-84 tanks «Hold» in May, said Jan. 4 Thai army commander Prayut Chan-Ocha (Prayuth Chan-ocha).
According to the schedule of deliveries, the first 5 tanks will be delivered in May, another 50 tanks must be received by the end of 2013, he said. The Army has ordered a total of 200 tanks difficulties.
The first batch of five tanks will be used for training purposes, he said.
General Prayut said that during a trip to Ukraine nedavneshney he looked tank «Hold» and believes that, based on beliefs of firepower and combat abilities army chose not bad value for money and property.
Most modern armored vehicles procured in Western countries have a higher price, he said.