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02:25 PM, October 3, 2018
Ukroboronprom Hands Over 20 Tanks and Armored Personnel Carriers to Ukrainian Army
T-80 and T-64 tanks (Image: Ukroboronprom)

Kharkiv enterprises of DK Ukroboronprom  handed over 20 units of heavy armament and equipment to the Ukrainian army.

On October 3, 2018, the Ukrainian military received 16 T-80 and T-64 tanks on the territory of the State Enterprise "Malyshev Plant", which were reinstated on the State Enterprise "Kharkiv Armored Plant". Five BTR-4s manufactured at the State Enterprise "Kharkiv Design Bureau Morozov Machine-Building" were also transferred, Ukroboronprom said in a statement Wednesday.

During the transfer of technology, the BTR-4MV1 was demonstrated, based on the design decisions of NATO member countries, the tank OBlot, RBC "Verba", engines for armored vehicles, the experimental building of BTR-4, other weapons and military equipment.

In addition, the operational and tactical missile complex "Sapsan" was presented, in the development of which involved Concern companies. 

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