Ukrainian army received 16 modernized BTR-4 Armoured personnel carriers

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UkrOboronProm handed over 16 BTR-4 APCs modernized according to NATO standards and a batch of new 120 mm “Molot” mortars to the Ukrainian Armed Forces.

BTR-4 are equipped with German-made Deutz engines and modernized according to NATO standards. In addition, the Ukrainian troops received a batch of 120 mm M120-15 Molot mortars, developed in 2015 by PJSC “Mayak” Plant based in Kyiv (Ukraine).

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko personally tested BTR-4, developed by Kharkiv Morozov Machine Construction Bureau.

“These BTRs are essential for Ukrainian forces. They will be handed over to the 92nd brigade and field forces”, – President stated.

During his visit to Kharkiv Poroshenko also witnessed the check run of “Source of Neutrons” – the first in Ukraine nuclear facility of global significance, developed by Ukrainian specialists.

Ukrainian President Poroshenko handed over new BTR-4 APC and mortars “Molot”  to 92nd Mechanized Brigade, is a formation of the Ukrainian Ground Forces.

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