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Abrams, Leopard, M2 Bradley: almost 40 samples of armored vehicles have been approved for use in the Armed Forces

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar Jun25,2024

Abrams, Leopard, M2 Bradley: almost 40 types of armored vehicles have been approved for use in the Armed Forces

Since the beginning of the large-scale invasion of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine has codified and allowed for use in units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine have almost 40 samples of foreign and domestic armored vehicles.

This was reported by the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.

The park of combat armored tracked and wheeled vehicles of the Ukrainian army was replenished with samples of armored vehicles produced by more than 10 countries of the world. Among them are the USA, Germany, Sweden, Great Britain, France, Italy, Norway and others.

These are machines such as  Abrams, Leopard, Challenger tanks, light tank AMX-10&nbsp ;RC, infantry fighting vehicles M2 Bradley, CV90, tracked armored personnel carriers M113 in various modifications, wheeled armored personnel carriers M1126 Stryker, Rosomak, Puma and others.

The Defense Forces note that Western models of armored vehicles are distinguished by increased crew protection, engine reliability, good running characteristics and high accuracy of weapons. This gives an advantage in confrontation with the enemy. For example, the crew of the M2 Bradley infantry fighting vehicle of one of the combat brigades of the Ground Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine was killed by the effective fire of the automatic 25 mm M242 “Bushmaster” cannon. disabled the T-90 tank of the Russian occupiers in the battle near Avdiyivka.

Among the codified samples of armored vehicles there are also products of Ukrainian defense enterprises, in particular, new modernized versions of Soviet BMPs and armored personnel carriers.

 For reference: codification and approval of samples of weapons and military equipment of domestic production to operation with the assignment of a NATO nomenclature number allows it to be purchased with funds from the state budget for units of the Defense Forces of Ukraine.

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my 1-800-268-7116

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