LVIV ARMORED PLANT UPGRADES FIVE T-64 AND T-72 TANKS FOR UKRAINE’S ARMED FORCES

The state-owned enterprise Lviv Armored Plant, a part of Ukroboronprom, handed over five modernized T-64 and T-72 tanks to the Ukrainian military. The works were carried out ahead of schedule and with limited funding.

The tanks are equipped with modern fire control systems, internal and external communication systems, day and night vision devices, rear view cameras, satellite navigation and dynamic protection.

This is the second hand over of military equipment from Lviv Armored Plant to the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine this year. The first batch consisted of anther 10 modernized combat vehicles.

"In the first quarter of the year, the plant exceeded the production plan by more than 20 million UAH (over 0.7 mln USD) in cash equivalent," Viktor Androschuk, director of Lviv Armored Plant said.

Lviv Armored Plant manufactures and repairs military equipment, including armored fire engines GPM-72 and GPM-54, armored repair and evacuation vehicles Lev and Zubr and  Dozor-B tactical armored wheeled vehicle. The company also provides heavy support and upgrades T-72, T-64 tanks and a number of special engineering machines.

The state-owned enterprise Lviv Armored Plant, a part of Ukroboronprom, handed over five modernized T-64 and T-72 tanks to the Ukrainian military. The works were carried out ahead of schedule and with limited funding.

The tanks are equipped with modern fire control systems, internal and external communication systems, day and night vision devices, rear view cameras, satellite navigation and dynamic protection.

This is the second hand over of military equipment from Lviv Armored Plant to the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine this year. The first batch consisted of anther 10 modernized combat vehicles.

"In the first quarter of the year, the plant exceeded the production plan by more than 20 million UAH (over 0.7 mln USD) in cash equivalent," Viktor Androschuk, director of Lviv Armored Plant said.

Lviv Armored Plant manufactures and repairs military equipment, including armored fire engines GPM-72 and GPM-54, armored repair and evacuation vehicles Lev and Zubr and  Dozor-B tactical armored wheeled vehicle. The company also provides heavy support and upgrades T-72, T-64 tanks and a number of special engineering machines.