As of March 27, 2020 over 88 updated T-80BVs have up been delivered to the Ukrainian military since January of 2019 at a rate of circa 6 tanks per month. Over 130 T-80UD tanks are also being updated to the T-84U standard. The updated T80 tanks are passed along to Air Assault and Marine units. T-72 Soviet Union Russia The Ukrainian Army and the National Guard inflicted heavy casualties to the Russian-terrorist forces in the battle for Debaltseve by their skillful actions. There are certain photos and videos in the Internet reflecting recent events. Some of them were provided by us. But such revelations of the Novorossia militants are especially interesting.
Latest News. 12:33 Statement by 13:27 Kiev's military launch nearly 270 ammos on DPR territory in 24 hours . 12:45 DPR serviceman perishes due to Ukrainian sniper's fire. 11:30 Three houses damaged as Ukrainian army shells Sakhanka 20:00 Ukrainian forces commit 6
The material that historian Snke Neitzel uncovered in British and American archives is nothing short of sensational. While researching the submarine war in the Atlantic in 2001, he discovered the transcripts of covertly recorded conversations between German officers in which they talked about their wartime experiences with an unprecedented degree of openness.
Production history. The T-84 is the latest Ukrainian development of the T-80 series, designed by KMDB in Kharkiv.A main design objective was to make Ukraine's arms industry independent of Russia's, after resulting difficulties in fulfilling a contract to supply T-80UD tanks to Pakistan. An external difference from earlier models is the new Ukrainian welded turret, replacing the T-80's Russian
The US cowards and their NATO trannies will do nothing if the Russian bear tears Porky a new arsehole. The Ukrainian military can be whupped by Russia pioneer youth, let alone the Red Army. Russia can turn Ukraine into Chicken Kiev in about 8 hours at T-90's top speed from Don Bas Russian region.
Unlike the Iraqi wars with American leaked videos, and News agencies palatable releases, Syrian fighters are recording everything. From Muslim youth, to rebels tortured by the Syrian military. The world has seen the most graphic video footage imaginable come straight out of Syria, from all sides of the war.
Moderator's Note I have decided to: Close the existing main Ukraine (catch all) thread (1991 replies and 99k views) and move all August posts to here Create two threads for current matters First the fighting and military aspects - this thread Secondly the wider non-military context (diplomacy, politicis, economics etc) The Russian Info Ops thread is now in the Europe arena (ends)
May 02, 2016Quote: KIEV, Ukraine—As the Kremlin began its invasion of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea last month, a days-old government in Kiev turned to its military to stem the tide. There was an immediate problem: No car batteries for the military vehicles. With coffers empty, Ukraine's fledgling government appealed to the U.S. embassy for help.
Intially the engine used was underpowered for the task at hand. However, an upgrade during the first few years of service resolved that problem. Now, C1 Ariete is a competitive military tank for any mission Italy will likely face. The new engine is a Fiat MTCA 12V, pushing out 1,270 horsepower and giving the C1 Ariete a top speed of 43 miles
The Mongoose (formerly known as the BRDM-NIK) is a Ukrainian modernisation of the BRDM-2 armoured car currently being offered on the export market. The vehicle offers a new armour package, remote controlled turret equipped with either a 23mm autocannon or 14.5mm machine gun, side and rear mounted doors (to allow it to better serve as an and
Dec 15, 201925. Retired Military. Deep in the east of Ukraine, what some would consider a junkyard has made international headlines over the years for being an unexpected place of mystery. That place is located only 20 miles from the Russian border in the city of Kharkiv, and hosts 400 abandoned military tanks.
Military think-tank makes up top weaponry and military hardware list. Centre for Army, Conversion and Disarmament Studies Narodna Armiya, Kiev, Ukraine, in Ukrainian 10 Jul 09; BBC Monitoring Service, UK, in English, July 10, 2009 . TOP 10 WEAPON SYSTEMS MADE IN UKRAINE Military think-tank makes up top weaponry and military hardware list
Ukrainian Military Is Looking for Ground Forces in Ongoing Operations Against Russia Women System February 08, 2020 In November Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who was born in the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic and moved to the US when he was a "toddler," told the GOP counsel during the Schiff show trial hearkings that Ukraine asked him to
Dec 28, 2018A limited martial law was introduced. a month ago in ten Ukrainian oblasts in response to Russia's attack on Ukrainian naval boats in the Kerch Strait.. Russia had attacked and seized three vessels, capturing 24 Ukrainian servicemen. It was the first time since 2014 when Russia overtly admitted its aggressive actions against Ukraine.
Despite the political upheaval in Washington, Poroshenko was quick to praise Trump for providing military support to Ukraine as it continues to wage war with Russia, which annexed Ukraine's Crimea region in 2014 and has encouraged a pro-Kremlin insurgency along the country's eastern flank.
LOA 77 m Beam 18,35 m Draft 3,5 m Built in year 2014 Class : Registro Italiano Navale Flag : Turkey Gross Tonnage of 1.995 Deadweight : 2.450 metric tonnes Dynamic Positioning of class : DP 1 Free Deck area about 950m with a deck strength of 10 metric tonnes per square meter 1 installed with a max lifting capacity of 1 tons 2 cabins with 1 berth 2 cabins with 2 berths Speed : 9 knots Engines
Military equipment is traditionally excellent stuff; it combines durability with very affordable prices. Army surplus finds its way to the civilian market in the following way: the armed forces of one country or other decides to get rid of big batches of perfectly serviceable gear due to cuts in military budgets, said gear becoming obsolete or redundant or some other similar reason.
The Ukrainian Army unveiled its new uniforms on 24 August 2016 (Independence Day of Ukraine).  The new uniforms are modeled on British military styles.  They also incorporate details from the uniforms worn by the Ukrainian People's Army.  The new cap includes an insignia of a Ukrainian Cossack grasping a cross.  Deployment
Dec 12, 2016Ukraine's military strength, however, lies in the size of its army, and the quantity of military hardware at its disposal. Ukraine, for example, currently operates more than 2,800 tanks-compared with 423 in France, 407 in the UK, and 408 in Germany.
[Above] This photo appeared on 03-Mar 2014 of a Ukrainian Su-27 fully loaded for air-to-air mission. Aircraft 45 was likely photographed during the CAP missions conducted for the Sochi Olympics Games flying out of Belbek in Crimea - just weeks before the crisis. Note the Su-27 series never operate with external drop tanks.
Jan 09, 2020Newly released video seems to strengthen the U.S., Ukrainian and Canadian theory that an Iranian missile shot down a Ukraine International Airlines flight on Wednesday. The 20-second video, which was first released and verified by The New York Times, shows what appears to be a missile striking a plane in the night sky, and a fireball erupting from the explosion. The Times claims it viewed
Russian Military Tankman Uniform Tactical set with Fur Collar. A warm winter jacket is used nowadays by Russian Tankist officers, an insulated uniform is made of cotton. The jacket combines with the new insulation panels, is giving you the right level of warmth for each part of your body whether you..
Russia: Completed operational testing in 2017. It has been adopted by the Russian Ground Forces in January 2018 under the Ratnik program. The Russian Ministry of Defense has signed a three-year contract with the Kalashnikov Concern for 150,000 AK-12 and AK-15 assault rifles to be delivered in 2019, 2020 and 2021. Deliveries are underway.