29/11/2017 23:26

UOP launched 152mm caliber ammunition production

UKROBORONPROM State Joint Stock Holding Company “Artem” began implementation of the 152mm caliber ammunition production project. The results of this work were represented to the representatives of the National Security and Defense Council, the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, visiting SJSHC “Artem” on November 24.

“The ammunition production is a priority issue for the defense industry of Ukraine. We do not copy technology – we improve its quality,” said the NSDCU Secretary Oleksandr Turchynov.

UOP representatives informed that 152mm caliber ammunition manufacture is performed using net working capital.

The SC “UkrOboronProm” continues to enhance combat effectiveness of artillery units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Over the past three years, UKROBORONPROM transferred 4,000+ WO pieces to the Ukrainian Army, including self-propelled artillery units, MLRS, mortars, anti-tank missile systems, helping our soldiers to defend Ukraine. And now UOP enterprises focus on advanced developments, which will allow bringing Ukrainian artillery to a fundamentally new level.