President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has visited the training center of the National Guard of Ukraine and examined new samples of national armament.

Ukrainian Company Bogdan Corporation presents upgraded Bars-8 Armored Personnel Carrier (APC).

The new Bars-8 APC is based on the Bars light armored vehicle, which has been developed within a short period of time, under conditions relating to the ongoing military action in eastern Ukraine, as the Ukrainian army is not fully equipped with the necessary equipment.

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The Bars can be used to transport personnel and cargo under firefight conditions.

The Bars-8 is equipped with a multi-purpose ramp allowing mounting of i.a. antitank missile system or automatic grenade launcher.

In addition, the car can include night vision devices, Cyclone dust-collecting unit and other devices at the customer’s request. The vehicle’s basic configuration already includes GPS navigation device, air conditioning, etc.