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Missile test launches take place in Odesa region

Source : 112 Ukraine

Ukraine deeply modernized old Soviet-era missile launcher Smerch and adopted it for military service; Neptune is the new development of Ukraine's military industry
17:21, 21 May 2019

Turchynov's press service

Vilkha and Neptune missile test launches began in Odesa region, southern Ukraine. Ukrainian Military Portal reported that Tuesday, May 21. The tests are in the preparation phase; the very tests are slated for May 22-24.

A certain area in the Black Sea region was shut down for security reasons.

No details have been made available so far; however, it is known that Vilkha-M and Vilkha-R will be involved. RC-360MC Neptun, anti-ship missile will be fired during the test, too.  

Related: Ukraine begins batch production of Vilkha missile complex, - Defense Minister

Last month, similar tests were conducted in Odesa region.

Over the last five years, Ukraine deeply modernized old Soviet-era missile launcher Smerch and adopted it for military service; Neptun is the new development of Ukraine's military industry.

Related: Trials of Neptune missile complex successfully finished in Odesa

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