A state concern Ukroboronprom established a batch production of the rocket man-portable flamethrower RPO-16 which destroy the enemy even under a strong cover, as the press office of the enterprise reported on Friday, July 20.
According to the information, the weapon has already passed the testing successfully and it will enhance the military units in the nearest future.
The flamethrower is equipped with a rocket grenade with a special thermobaric mixture and destroys the enemy with an explosion of a high-temperature impetus followed by a pressure jump.
The shell is also called a concussion ammunition.
“This portable weapon can destroy the enemy’s force even under a strong cover and the lightly-armored materiel within one kilometer,” the message says.
Earlier, first Javelin missile launches were carried out in Ukraine.