In the near future Ukraine will manufacture its own missiles, as was stated by Deputy Commander of Land Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Vyacheslav Horbylyov, Channel 5.
"We have one missile brigade. At present, its condition is good, it is ready to fulfill the tasks," he said. The Deputy Commander also stated that the Ministry of Defense is working to increase the number of missle brigade.
He also added that the country is now actively developing missiles of Ukrainian production: "Today we are developing this direction. And, you know, there are some good projects, I have to admit. We expect that soon we will have our own modern defense systems that will replace Tactical Operational Missile Complex "Tochka".
Recalling, the General Director of the State Concern "Ukroboronprom" Roman Romanov, stated that the defense production in Ukraine increases by 200-300% every year.
As was reported before, plant "Mayak" developed a new Ukrainian rifle "Hopak" of caliber 7.62 mm.