A new modification of the "Arena -E" and missiles for "Terminator 2"
At the IX International Exhibition of Arms , Military Equipment and Ammunition Russia Arms Expo (RAE 2013 ) , which started work today in Nizhny Tagil , in the exposition of JSC "Scientific and Production Corporation" Uralvagonzavod " NPK " KBM "presented two of its products .
First demonstration of a full-scale model of a modified set of active protection of objects of armored vehicles "Arena -E" at the modernized tank T - 72B3 . Protection sector in azimuth , the complex extended to the circular . Whereas the previous modification of the hit anti-tank guided missiles and anti-tank grenades , a new and more calculated to destroy artillery shells cumulative . Instead of monobloc radar , which was the telltale signs , the new " Arena-E " is equipped with a multi- radar , distributed along the contour of the tower. Reduced the number of protective munitions. The total mass of the complex is reduced by more than half.
The highlight of the exhibition is going to be presented " Uralvagonzavod " highly protected BMPT -72 (" Terminator 2 ") on the basis of the T -72 is designed for effective fire support to infantry and tanks in all types of operations. Tank support combat vehicle equipped with guided weapons with four supersonic anti-tank missiles "Attack" and modernized launcher developed by JSC "SPC " KBM ".
The complex works in television and thermal channels. Capable of hitting stationary and moving ground , surface and low-speed air targets at a distance of 5 kilometers. Management of the complex - remote , automated . The missiles can be fitted with tandem HEAT and thermobaric warhead.
The main difference from its predecessor missile system is the presence of armored protection rocket launcher and small arms , which, in the aggregate measures of protection can be used in some BMPT combat formations of tanks and to provide effective fire support to infantry units , use the car in a complex landscape conditions .
The exhibition in Nizhny Tagil is traditionally accompanied by firing on the range . The program firings declared the predecessor of "Terminator 2" BMPT "Terminator" , equipped with rockets Kolomenskoye "Attack" .
RAE- 2013 exhibition will run until September 28, 2013