SC "UkrOboronProm" launched creation of Radar and Electronic Warfare cluster, SE “Scientific and Production Complex “Iskra” is the leading enterprise of this cluster. This decision was made on the basis of significant achievements of the enterprise, achieved in recent years.
First of all, we are talking about a significant growth of sales volumes in 2017 for the needs of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, which compared to 2015 increased 8 times.
During the year, “Scientific and Production Complex “Iskra” developed and manufactured prototype samples of two new radar 80K6T and MP18, funded entirely at their own expense: about 148 million UAH. In addition, in 2017 the enterprise mastered manufacture of new types of equipment.
This and other activities of the enterprise allowed in 2017 to pay to the budgets of all levels more than UAH 222 million taxes, as well as to increase the salary 1.8 times. Now the average monthly salary is 11 484.3 UAH, which is 1.7 times higher than the average salary in the Zaporizhia (region), and by 15% higher than the average wage in Kyiv.
Taking into account these and other successes, “Iskra” became the key enterprise of Radar and Electronic Warfare cluster. The cluster will include leading enterprises of SC "UkrOboronProm" and private sector companies: SE "Research Institute" "Kvant-Radioelektronika", State Enterprise "Research Institute of Radar Systems", State Enterprise "Research Institute of Electronic Equipment", State Enterprise "Novator", "Telecard-Device", LLC "Ukrainian Research Institute of Computer Technologies" etc.
The combination of the scientific and production potential of the leading enterprises will enable the development of new high-tech samples of military equipment.