Ukroboronprom presents the BRDM-NIK at Arms and Security
At the international exhibition "Arms and Security 2017" in Ukraine, Ukroboronprom presents its new BRDM-NIK armored reconnaissance and patrol vehicle.
The BRDM-NIK armored reconnaissance and patrol vehicle is a combat floating whereled, two-axle, independent 4x4 suspension, all-wheel drive vehicle with high dynamic features such as, long cruising range, increased cross-country capacity, ability to cross trenches and water obstacle without preparation. The BRDM-NIK is made for reconnaissance and to give covering fire for mechanized soldiers.
The vehicle is fitted with the "Falkonet" combat module fitted with a 14,5mm KPVT machine-gun and one 7,62mm PKT. Thanks to its powerfull software, the "Falkonet" is capable to stabilize images and help destroy targets with more precision. The BRDM-NIK is made with side-hatches and one rear hatch that allow rapid deployment of embarked soldiers. The BRDM-NIK have a combat weight of 8,200kg, a cruising range of 1,100km and can achieve speed of up to 100 km/h.