UOP CALLED INTERNATIONAL INVESTORS TO COOPERATION AT UKRAINIAN INVESTMENT ROADSHOW (LONDON) The State Concern "UkrOboronProm" (UOP) represented its development strategy and cooperation prospects with domestic defense industry enterprises during the international conference in London “Ukrainian Investment Roadshow”, held on 20-21 March 2017. Deputy Director General for Foreign Economic Activity Denys Gurak represented the State Concern. "In Autumn 2016, UOP represented the reform and development strategy for Ukraine’s defense industry. This reform is a tool for attracting foreign investment, expanding international cooperation and final transition of Ukrainian defense industry to international standards, "- said Denys Gurak. Noday the State Concern manufactures new and modern military equipment, valued in the international market, constantly expanding the list of foreign partners, implementing joint projects with leading companies of the global arms market. “UkrOboronProm” represented reform strategy of the military-industrial complex of Ukraine, providing internal and external audit. It allows leading international experts to get an objective picture of the Concern, focusing on the effective use of resources, implementing international management standards and reporting system. This will attract new investors, offering them a clear principle for entering the capital, protecting investment and creating a unique market offer. Other key areas of UOP defense reform strategy are: clustering, corporatization, technology protection and creating the innovation platform.
UKROBORONPROM SUCCESSFULLY TESTED MISSILES Ukrainian military test-fired missiles, produced by UKROBORONPROM enterprises, in cooperation with the State Space Agency of Ukraine. "All test launches were successful. Rockets hit targets, "- said Secretary of National Security and Defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov. During the tests, fire-control system and accuracy in hitting targets at maximum range were tested. Turchinov also said that due to implementation of the missile development program - approved by the National Security Council - "since the fourth quarter of 2016 the Armed Forces of Ukraine started getting powerful missiles, capable to perform complex combat missions." Ukrainian specialists are involved in their development, the facilities of Ukrainian military-industrial complex has the full production cycle of the given missiles.
UKROBORONPROM DEMONSTRATES ACHIVEMENTS OF DOMESTIC DEFENCE INDUSTRY AT LIMA-2017 Developments of UOP enetrprises are represented at one of the world's largest shows within the maritime and aerospace industries LIMA-2017 (Langkawi, Malaysia). More than ten innovative samples of military equipment are represented at the joint UOP exhibition with the total area of 60 sq. m. The main samples are AN-178 and AN-148-300-MP, armored artillery boat "Gurza" and landing assault boat "Kentavr". A number of aircraft and anti-tank missiles of various modifications and unmanned vehicles are also represented at UOP booth. During this expo - as well as during other international exhibitions of armament - the SC"UkrOboronProm" aims to attract foreign manufacturers to mutual cooperation and demonstrate the prospects of Ukrainian defense industry to investors. The Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace Exhibition is held biennially since 1991 under the patronage of Malaysia Ministry of Defence. The total exhibition area is 120 thousand square meters. This year organizers plan to attract 550 companies from 38 countries.        
“SHKVAL” AND “STILET” FIRING TRIALS – VIDEO REPORT Combat modules "Shkval" and "Stilet" - intended to arm modernized IFV, designed by UOP SE "Zhytomyr Armored Plant"-  passed works tests at one of the military training areas of Zhytomyr region. During testing, specialists of "Zhytomyr Armored Plant," other UOP enterprises and specialists of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine analyzed accuracy, speed and efficiency of each combat unit. Such tests allow choosing the best in all respects combat module for further IFV use. Defense Ministry of Ukraine makes the final decision. Fighting module "Shkval" is equipped with 30-mm cannon ZTM-1 automatic grenade launcher, 7.62-mm machine gun and guided missile weapons, designed to destroy enemy armor at the distance of up to 5 km. At the same time, fighting module "Stilet" is equipped with ZTM-2, reinforced armour and a similar set of weapons. New digital sighting systems  - OTS-20.04-01 for combat module "Shkval" and Track-2.-01 for to combat module "Stilet" – are responsible for precision of the given modules. Both sighting systems are equipped with a laser range finder and imager, but they use different fire control algorithms. Firing trials and other tests - conducted on the military training areas and proving grounds will allow specialists of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine to receive comprehensive information for a thorough analysis and to make final decision of choosing one of the two modules. As soon as the Defense Ministry makes the final decision forms the order, the SC"UkrOboronProm" is ready to deploy production of modernized IFV for Ukrainian Army. This will significantly increase the combat capabilities of the Ukrainian Army, which will receive a new infantry fighting vehicle, equipped with modern digital fire control complex, with a powerful arsenal of weapons and Deutz engine, increased security and camouflage, including in the infrared range.  
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Combat module “Taipan” In the framework of international exhibition "Arms and Security" (Kiev) Ukrainian public premiere of the combat module "Taipan" - developed by UOP SE "SpetsTehnoEksport"  - was held. Specifications of the new combat module "Taipan" meet the highest Western standards. Installed system of backlash planetary gearboxes and ac converter-fed motors, provide precise targeting at ultra slow and high speeds make combat module “Taipan” unique. Owing to modern electronics, "Taipan" provides automatic targeting, keeps armament in the defined position, regardless repositioning  of the combat vehicle’s hull in motion, providing automatic tracking of a target. Automated targeting system - with allowance for weather, projectile type, armament type, angular velocity and target range - is installed into the combat module. Also fighting module installed automatically issuing commands guidance given weather conditions, such as shells, type of arms, angular velocity and range goals. Sight system can be adjusted both to the line-of-sight and horizon line. Currently, “Taipan” is equipped with a rapid-fire cannon caliber double-barreled 23 mm, the effective range of which reaches 1.8 km. Other combat module modifications can be equipped with a machine gun 7.62 mm or 12.7 mm, and 30 mm grenade launcher with a separate elevation drive unite. The minimum weight of the combat module is only 350 kg. In addition, this module can be mounted not on mobile platforms only, but also equip fortified structures - such as checkpoints - controlling the module remotely, or use it as a SAFU without power supply, the combat module "Taipan" can work 3 hours in such a mode. “Together with our Ukrainian partners we have created combat module technical characteristics of which will arouse Ukrainian armored vehicles producers’ interest. Moreover, all the electronics and software are designed by Ukrainian specialists”, – said director of SFTE “Spetstehnoeksport” Pavlo Barbul.  
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BMP-1UMD UKROBORONPROM State Enterprise "Zhytomyr Armored Plant" adapted German Deutz engine for use in infantry fighting vehicles. Modernized infantry vehicle received its official name BMP-1UMD. The first public demonstration of BMP-1UMD took place at the exhibition "Arms and Security", October 11 at the International Exhibition Center in Kiev. Works on Russian UTD-20 replacement by Deutz TCD2013 L64V took only three months. This 4-stroke, 6-cylinder turbosupercharged engine with electronic control unit has 330 hp power, with the possibility of increasing power up to 390 hp, while UTD-20 engine has only 300 hp. In addition, the German engine has significantly more resources it quieter and more economical. "Infantry fighting vehicle adaptation for German Deutz engines use is another step in UOP import substitution program fulfillment. Other Ukrainian armored vehicles such as BTR-4 - produced by SE “Kharkiv Morozov Machine-Building Design Bureau” - are equipped with engines of this manufacturer,” - said the head of the SC" UkrOboronProm" Roman Romanov. Works on improvement of firepower, fire control, ergonomic and functional characteristics of the vehicle were carried out when working on BMP-1UMD. Special attention Ukrainian specialists paid to camouflage in visible and IR band.        
PHANTOM – WARRIOR OF THE FUTURE. PUBLIC PREMIERE AT “ARMS AND SECURITY” "Phantom" is one of the most advanced developments of UKROBORONPROM    SE "SpetsTehnoEksport". It is the first step in development of advanced systems that will replace traditional armament. The first public demonstration of tactical unmanned multipurpose vehicle "Phantom" took place at the exhibition "Arms and Security", which started on October 11 at the International Exhibition Center in Kiev. "Unmanned multipurpose tactical vehicle" Phantom" is a response to the challenges of technological era, pressing its demands to creating entirely new armament types: unmanned, multi-functional and capable of performing tasks that are now performed by soldiers only, endangering their lives. These are the characteristics, demonstrated by "Phantom", "- said the head of the SC "UkrOboronProm" Roman Romanov, explaining the peculiarities of the new unit of the military equipment. Tactical Unmanned multipurpose vehicle “Phantom” is a remotely operated mini armored carrier. Day and night sighting systems allow to fire at any time of the day for a distance of over 1 km. Its operational range is up to 20 km, it is operated by means of secure radio channel or via fiber cable of 5 km length. “Phantom” can transport ammunition, retrieve wounded from the battlefield and perform combat missions. "Phantom" capabilities are difficult to overestimate: they allow him to perform a wide range of tasks. This equipment can deliver ammunition and loads across the areas that are under the threat of enemy fire, or at risk of mining, to safely and quickly evacuate wounded from the battlefield. Different types of armament can be mounted on "Phantom" for fire support. For example, if "Phantom" is equipped with anti-missile system - the army receives nearly invisible, mobile and effective means of enemy armored vehicles’ destruction,"- said the head of SE "SpetsTehnoEksport" Pavlo Barbul. The XIII International Specialized Exhibition "Arms and Security - 2016" will be held 11-14 October 2016 at the International Exhibition Center, which is located at Brovary Avenue, 15.      
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