Uralvagonzavod’s Armata shipments put off till 2017

16 April 2012 (09:29)

The large-scale supply of new tanks to the Russian military forces will start in 2017; the tanks will be produced by Uralvagonzavod Scientific Production Corporation using Armata, a main battle platform, Deputy Head of Russian Government Dmitri Rogozin reports.

The enterprise’s management announced earlier that the new Russian tank Armata would go into mass production in 2015 and that the Russian Federation Armed Forces would have received 2,300 units by 2020, RIA Novosti says.

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