“Kharkiv Morozov Machine-Building Design Bureau received a state order for producing 70 BTR-4 armored vehicles in 2021,” informed Oleh Urusky, the Minister for Strategic Industries at the meeting in Kharkiv on February 4.
During the visit to the enterprise, the minister checked the bureau’s readiness to perform this state defense order and discussed the existing challenges in the production of these machines with specialists and employees.
Reference. The BTR-4E armored personnel carrier was developed in Ukraine from scratch. It is an armored personnel carrier that has been used by the Ukrainian army in the east of the country since 2014. It consists of a German engine, a rapid-fire 30mm automatic cannon, precision missile weapons, digital control, guidance, navigation and communications systems.
Text: Natalia Ivanova