Kyiv tank factory presents T-72 A, the modernized main battle tank

16:15, 21 August 2017

Ukraine’s Defense industry proudly presents T-72A – the main battle tank for the army. The vehicle was modernized thanks to the efforts of Kyiv armor factory.

From now on the tank has a modern protection system called the knife. It decreased the effectiveness of the enemy fire. Besides the T-72 is equipped with modern digital stations supposed to improve the signals quality and to duly protect it.

The tank will be first showed during the Independence Day military parade. It will be held in Kyiv on August 24th, then all of the vehicle systems are to be tested at a firing range.