“SpetsTechnoExport”, which is a part of the SE “Ukroboronprom” presented the last modification of unmanned tactical multipurpose vehicle “Fantom” at the international exhibition of defence industry IDEF-2017, which is held these days in Turkey.
Ukrainian “Fantom” astonished Turkish partners primarily by its mobility and adaptability to different types of equipment and weapons, including anti-tank. Developers have demonstrated to foreign partners the possible configuration versions of “Phantom” to perform various tasks during the day and night: reconnaissance, fire support, evacuation of wounded, delivery of ammunition, surveillance at the checkpoints, power source etc.
According to Paul Barbul, Director of SE SFTE “SpetsTechnoExport”, the improvement of “Fantom” continues according to the received requests of Ukrainian military commanders. After finishing of all works and passing of state testing, “Phantom” will be ready to be brought into production.
Also, at IDEF-2017 “SpetsTechnoExport” demonstrates to its partners an active protection system “Shershen” ( “Zaslon”) that is installed on light and heavy armoured vehicles, a most advanced tandem dynamic protection system “Duplet” and a station of optical-electronic suppression “Adros” KT-01 AVE, which is designed to provide highly effective protection of helicopters against guided missiles with infrared homing heads of various types.
The IDEF international exhibition of defence industry is held in Turkey in the thirteenth time and is one of the most important and largest in scale in Europe. Exhibitors demonstrate and familiarize with modern defence technologies in various areas of the MIC: equipment for the army, navy, air forces, space technologies, electronic equipment, protection and security systems.
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