A T-64 tank, which was sent to the Kharkiv Armored Plant for a routine maintenance, has gone through a full complex of restoration works on its engine, transmission units and assemblies, and an armament complex, including a remote weapon system.
At the same time, the work was carried out to upgrade the tank with dynamic protection system, as reported by the press service of Ukroboronprom, Ukraine's state-run Concern, which is part of the country's defense industry. Factory experts and representatives of the Ministry of Defense tested a T-64 tank in various operation modes.
The high quality of the upgrade was confirmed during the inspection, and the vehicle was handed over to the specialists of the plant to check the armament and prepare it for test firing, after which the tank will go through a final stage of the tests.
A fully equipped T-64 will be then transferred to the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU)
A transport aircraft designed by Antonov State Enterprise (Kyiv) has broken a new world record.
The press service of the enterprise reported that on Tuesday, April 11, An-2-100 transport aircraft, the modernized version of famous light biplane An-2, made a test flight in the presence of a representative of the World air sports federation (FAI) at the test base of the Antonov enterprise.
"The plane lifted a cargo weighting 3,202 kg, a record-breaking for its class, to the height of 2,700 meters," the press service said. The highest commercial burden for An-2-100 is 1,500 kg.
An-2-100 can carry passengers, cargos at local routes. The plane can be used at small airfields in simple and difficult climate and weather conditions. An-2-100 has MS-14 engine made by Motor-Sich (Zaporizhia).
The vehicles, which were delivered on 11 Aprile, is part of an order for 100 tactical ambulances. The Bogdan-2251 is a new tactical ambulance car class A1. The new ambulance based on a 4×4 Great Wall Wingle 5 chassis.
The car cost will depend on the configuration of medical and other additional equipment. Bogdan-2251 fully meets the medical and technical project of the Ministry of Defense and sanitary requirements for cars in this class.
The Bogdan-2251 tactical ambulance is made of high quality materials that meet current health requirements. It should be noted that outside of the module is made of aluminum, which provides protection against corrosion and the interior is made of non-combustible and wear-resistant materials. The sanitary part of the car is properly protected from moisture and dust, is equipped with a local heating system, ventilation system with air cleaning filters, zonal and general lighting. It provides the possibility to connect equipment electrical. The salon is equipped with additional emergency exits and provides regular sites of the typical equipment.
The module has a special attachment for the dismantling and lifting, so it necessary, in case of loss or breakage of the chassis, it can be quickly dismantled and mounted on another chassis.
Additional equipment of sanitary vehicle Bogdan 2251 may include a light-alarm, flashing lights, extra battery pack, AC adapter (220) heater Webasto (power – 4kW), a system of artificial respiration, an oxygen inhaler KPI-02 dispenser, foldable stretcher with fixtures, a set of medical tires, a paramedical set “Medint 1-M” and other medical equipment necessary for the provision of first aid.