In Kiev, created the latest combat module for armored vehicles

В Киеве создали новейший боевой модуль для бронетехники

At the Kiev armored plant has developed the latest machine-gun-granulometry module for military equipment. This reports the press service of the Ukroboronprom state concern.

According to the report, introduced an innovative computerized fire control system “Chestnut”, designed for remote weapon sighting with video cameras.

“Feature of the system “Chestnut” is that it is based on universal electronics protected computer and microprocessors. Here we have used modern approaches to automated video surveillance systems, intelligent image processing and management. To the system you can connect video cameras of different types and quantities”, – underlined in the message.

It is noted that this allows to monitor the order during the day at a distance 1800-8000 600-2000 m and m night. “System “Chestnut”detects targets such as infantry fighting vehicles at a range of 500-4000 m in just 15 seconds”, – stated in the message.

He machine-gun-granulometry module is designed to engage manpower, vehicles, ground and low-flying objects. “It can be installed on wheeled and tracked vehicles and stationary objects. Armament comprises a 30 mm automatic cannon ZTM-1 or 2A72 with 400 rounds, a coaxial machine gun KT-7.62 mm PKT or with ammunition 2,000 rounds, 30-mm automatic grenade launcher AG-17, 81-mm complex setting smoke screens 902В “Cloud.” At the request of the customer can be installed ATRA, declares in GC “Ukroboronprom”.

As earlier reported, Ukraine introduced a new and improved armored vehicle “bars-8”.