The head of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov said that Before the New year Ukraine will receive the first 10 armored vehicles "guard" For the national guard and told about their advantages.
"Accept for service with the national guard and the offices of the CORD Nasolili. Before the New year will receive the first 10 armored vehicles, " - said Avakov on his page on Facebook.
manufacturer of armored vehicles - " Ukrainian armored vehicles ". According to Avakov, after field testing will be accepted conclusion about the purchase of a larger batch of armored vehicles. Avakov has listed 12 virtues of a new armored car in front of its predecessor, the armored vehicle " Kozak ". For example, in the armored vehicle "VARTA" is used more powerful and maintainable engine, the company is planning to install a modern Cummins engine 300 HP Enhanced protection of armored vehicle that will provide an opportunity to withstand the undermining of the charge capacity of 6 kg in TNT equivalent. For booking use Swedish steel, more powerful than other Ukrainian cars. We also use modern anti-mine seats For the crew and landing with shock absorbing effect. Improved bulletproof glass, Enhanced dust and moisture-due to the new winch complete with synthetic rope " in the frost breaks off from the cold." Machine speed increased To 120 km/h On the walls and the roof of the armored vehicles are able to be installed tower type crown or machine gun weighing 500 To 550 kg. There is a possibility of installation of the combat module with seven machine gun, 62 mm, 12, mm. seven likewise in the new armored vehicle changed the locks of the armored door that previously " did not maintain daily operations." Car Avakov called serious " infantry support and defense of the block-posts ". At the end of November, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin mocked the new generated innovative Ukraine tank, calling it is made out of dumpsters. Thus Dmitry Rogozin has responded to the letter of the head of the MIA of Ukraine Arsen Avakov, who released photos of the tank "Azovets" and accompanied it with the caption: "Azovets! 1st, as we call it - innovation city tank. Ready for testing! Tremble the enemy of Ukraine" in the Ministry of defence of Ukraine told that in 2015, the military power of Ukraine adopted on 16 samples of weapons and military equipment. Subject to positive results of state tests Before the end of the year is expected to adopt another 7 samples of weapons and military equipment.