Ukraine began the production of rocket infantry flame throwers

Украина начала производство реактивных пехотных огнеметов

The weapons have been successfully tested

The flamethrower is equipped with a rocket-propelled grenade with a special thermobaric mixture. The shells are also called the ammunition of volume explosion.

The state concern Ukroboronprom was established the serial production of rocket infantry flame throwers RPO-16, which destroy the enemy even for powerful cover. About it reports a press-service of the company on Friday, July 20.

According to her, the weapons have been successfully tested in the near future will strengthen military units.

It is noted that the flame thrower is equipped with a rocket-propelled grenade with a special thermobaric mixture and destroys the enemy by creating the explosion of high temperature pulse, which is accompanied by a sharp pressure drop.

The shells are also called the ammunition of volume explosion.

Украина начала производство реактивных пехотных огнеметов

Ukroboronprom

“It’s a portable weapon capable of destroying enemy manpower even for the powerful shelters and lightly armored vehicles at a distance of about one kilometer,” – said in the message.

Recently it became known that the Shostka state plant of Momentum together with the Kiev factory Forge on Fishing, began the mass production of ammunition for the 40 mm automatic grenade launcher – PGI-40, which meet the NATO standard.

 

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