KHARKIV ARMORED PLANTS PRESS TOUR: FIREPOWER OF BTR-4 AND MALYSHEV PLANT CAPACITIES

Demonstration of running and firing capabilities of armored personnel carriers BTR-4 at the proving ground; checking capacities of the SE “Malyshev Plant” and SE “Kharkiv Morozov Machine-Building Design Bureau”; exclusive comments of designers and specialists of the plants – this is a press tour, organized by the State Concern "UkrOboronProm" on May 25th.

APC BTR-4E is entirely Ukrainian development, competing with global counterparts. The national sample of light armored vehicles has powerful weapons, high speed and significant protection for the crew. Almost 80 BTR-4E enhanced Ukrainian Army during military operation in the East of the country. Manufacture of this type of domestic military equipment gives job to 27 thousand workers at 100 enterprises of Ukrainian defense industry. The closed production cycle and import substitution program allow using domestic components, not the Russian ones.

SE “Malyshev Plant” and SE “Kharkiv Morozov Machine-Building Design Bureau” manufacture, modernize and repair armored vehicles for the Ukrainian Army – the main battle tanks and armored vehicles, used by the Armed Forces, National Guard and other law enforcement agencies of Ukraine and other armies around the world.

Press tour will take place on 25.05.2017, accredited media representatives are to gather at the entrance of SE “Kharkiv Morozov Machine-Building Design Bureau” (Kharkiv, Plekhanivska str., 126) at 11:00. We ask media representatives to accreditate by 4 p.m. on May 24, sending name, surname and contact information by e-mail to pr@ukroboronprom.com.