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What weapons does the Mesko plant in Poland, where the explosion occurred, make

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar Jun10,2024

What weapons does the Mesko plant in Poland, where the explosion occurred

On June 10, around 10 o'clock in the morning, at the Polish defense plant Mesko (owned by the Polish Armaments Group) located in the city of Skarzysko-Kamenna, there was an explosion — one dead and one injured were reported, as of 12 o'clock in the afternoon, the fire was being extinguished (as of now, the flames have been extinguished), and the site of the explosion was also being inspected. According to data from open sources, the incident occurred in a workshop where fuel was stored.

The cause of the explosion is still unknown, the work of a special commission continues, a similar commission was also created at the level of the Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa group, which will in particular analyze the causes of the explosion , and will also issue recommendations on how to ensure the maximum level of occupational safety at the plant.

However, as told by Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa in a comment to Defence24.pl, the Mesko plant now continues to operate, except the area where the explosion occurred.

In general, the Mesko factories in Skarzhisko-Kamenna produce a lot of different weapons, primarily ammunition of various calibers and types.

In addition, it is also a portable anti-aircraft missile Piorun complex, licensed production of Spike-LR anti-tank guided missiles, as well as 122-mm Feniks missiles.

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 natasha@thetimeshub.in 1-800-268-7116

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