Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Members of Thai delegation explore the combat opportunities of a main battle tank Oplot manufactured in Ukraine

KYIV March 20, 2012 (Ukrinform) Ukraine's state-controlled arms exporter, hopes to expand the supply of the new main battle tanks Oplot, Ukrspecexport acting director general Vadym Kozhevnikov told reporters at a training ground in the town of Honcharivske, Chernihiv region, where the combat vehicle was demonstrated to a Thai delegation, currently on a visit to Ukraine. The contract worth USD 250 million for the supply of the Oplot tanks to Thailand was signed September 1, 2011; 49 tanks and two BREM trucks are expected to be delivered to Thailand.

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