19 Maret 2016
Oplot-M MBT (photo : military-informant)
Representatives of the Armed Forces of the Kingdom of Thailand visited the Kharkov plant Malyshev : this time - for the purpose of acceptance of another batch of "Oplot-M" tanks made now in the "Thai contract."
The process of examination and testing of machines took place in two stages.
First, in the assembly shop of the enterprise, which had been approved by the "ready for battle" of the machine and confirmed their settings - at work benches.
And then - have been tested new "bulwark" in landfill conditions, where foreign customers are presented with all the features and advantages of the combat unit. Showcased unique driving characteristics of the tank, its protection, fire control system, including the perfection of navigation support and endurance in extreme cases. All tactical and technical characteristics of the machines have been fully confirmed. Faced crews task - performed on the "excellent".
Counterparty fully satisfied with the result - the reception was successful. Customer noted the good quality of the combat vehicle - signed a protocol of delivery of finished products. Part of tanks for the needs of the Armed Forces of Thailand is fully ready to be sent, which is scheduled in the near future.
And the company already is in the process of manufacturing the next batch of BM "Oplot" in the framework of this contract - with the aim to perform the supply as soon as possible. The representatives of the Thai side are going to see this in May of this year - their next visit is scheduled for this period.