New Russian Tank “Armata” to See Battlefield at 360 Degrees


The perspective tank “Armata” created in the Scientific and Production Corporation “Uralvagonzavod” surpasses the previous generation tanks by its performance.

The Deputy General Director of Uralvagonzavod Vyacheslav Khalitov reported about this.

“There is an integral index – ratio of military-technical level. For this indicator, the unit is the T-72B. Comparing to it, the military-technical level of “Armata” will grow almost four times,” V. Khalitov said in a radio interview to “Russian news service”, quoted by Interfax-AVN.

He said that the tank created at the base of the platform “Armata” is a tank of the fifth generation.

“According to its characteristics, it will exceed 25-30% all existing analogues of tanks in the world,” the deputy director of “Uralvagonzavod” said.


Posted on November 11, 2014, in Defence Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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