In Kharkov developing a new engine for tanks

В Харькове разрабатывают новый двигатель для танков

In Kharkiv develop a new tank engine

The power of the engine is 1500 HP

At the Kharkiv design Department on mechanical design and are preparing to release the tank engine power 1 500 HP it was reported at the Plant.Malyshev’s visit to the enterprise of the delegation from Lithuania.

“The manufacture of the engine, its improvement and modernization, installation on combat vehicle – a process that was totally fixated on the enterprise,” said the plant.

According to local newspaper SQ, guests from Lithuania took part in the stationary test tank, inspected the motors 5-TDFM and 6ТД-2, learned about their purpose and features, the advantages of the latter (power – 1200 HP, the power of the counterpart from a competitor – 850 HP).

Earlier, the SBU stopped in Nikolaev attempted sale to Russia of components for gas turbine engines for military purposes.

The APU received 500 units of missile weapons and technology

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