Russia to display «Vihr» unmanned combat ground vehicle at ARMY 2016

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The «Udar» (Vortex in English) unmanned combat ground vehicle with new remote controlled weapon station is to be displayed at the II International military and technical forum ARMY-2016 in Russia.

The «Vihr» is an unmanned combat ground vehicle (UCGV) had converted from BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicle.

UCGV can be used for many applications where it may be inconvenient, dangerous, or impossible to have a human operator present.

Generally, the vehicle will have a set of sensors to observe the environment, and will either autonomously make decisions about its behavior or pass the information to a human operator at a different location who will control the vehicle through teleoperation.

At ARMY-2016 military and technical forum will displaying the new version of  unmanned combat ground vehicle with the new remote controlled weapon station developed by Scientific Research and Technical Center «Impulse-2».

STC «Impulse-2» has developed the combat module, an advanced, stabilized remotely operated weapon station designed for 30mm cannon with 7.62mm  machinguns and anti-tank missiles.

The official opening of ARMY-2016 will take place on September 6; in comparison with the previous year the duration of the event will be increased by 2 more days considering the desire of participants.

The expositions of the Forum are to be segmented to 40 topical sections.


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