In Zhytomyr will make the newest Armored personnel carriers “Bucephalus”

В Житомире будут делать новейшие БТРы "Буцефал"

In Zhytomyr will make the newest Armored vehicles for the Ukrainian army

The BTR-4 will be supplied for needs of the Ministry of defense, National guard and other law enforcement agencies.

Zhytomyr armored plant will equip the Armed forces of Ukraine the latest models of armored vehicles – BTR-4 “Bucephalus”. About it reports a press-service of “Ukroboronprom”.

The specialists of our enterprise have successfully mastered the production of hulls for this technique and the next stage involves the full production of these machines.

“Modern and powerful fully light armored vehicles of the Ukrainian production will be faster to enroll in APU. IBTS have already worked out the technical documentation of armored vehicles. In the nearest plans of the enterprise – state testing and supply of BTR-4 to the needs of the Ministry of defense, National guard and other law enforcement agencies to strengthen the defense capability of the country”, – said General Director of state concern Roman Romanov.

According to him, now “Ukroboronprom” will be able to produce more of the BTR-4 on the state order.

Earlier, the Kiev armored plant handed over to the national guard the first batch of six new armored personnel carriers BTR-3Е1Д.

Kiev factory has developed a machine gun-grenade launcher module

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