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Kalashnikov presents its new modular tactical assault vest including body armour at Army-2016
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One of the subdivision of Kalashnikov Group has presented a new modular tactical body armour gear during the International Military Technical Forum, Army-2016, in September last year. The main advantage of this new body armour is the use of a modular concept offering a full range of configurations for soldier in the battlefield.

Kalashnikov presents 15 new products including assault rifle, machine gun, pistol at Army 2016
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During Army 2016, the International Military Technical Forum which was held near Moscow from the 6 - 12 September 2016, the Russian small arms manufacturer Kalashnikov has presented more than 15 new products including assault rifles, semi-automatic pistol, machine gun, sniper rifles and UGV (Unmanned Ground Vehicle).

Russian Company VPK unveils new unmanned Tigr 4x4 armoured vehicle with 30mm cannon
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At Army 2016, the International Military Technical Forum which takes place in Patriotic Park near Moscow, the Russian Defense Company VPK (Voyenno-Promishlennaya Kompaniya) unveils new unmanned version of its famous Tigr 4x4 armoured vehicle fitted with a new remotely weapon station armed with a 30mm gun.

Army 2016: Rostec highlights its famous Uran-9 combat UGV
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As the need for unmanned capabilities is rising in the Russian Armed Forces, Rostec is highlighting the famous Uran-9 combat unmanned ground vehicle at Army 2016. The Uran-9 is a light tracked armoured vehicle which is fitted with an unmanned turret armed with one 30mm 2A72 automatic cannon, a coaxial 7.62mm machine gun and Ataka ATGMs (Anti-Tank Guided Missile NATO Code At-9 Spiral-2).

Army 2016: GAKS presents its TMM-3M2 heavy mechanized bridge
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The Russia-based company GAKS JSC showcases this week at Army 2016 exhibition its new TMM-3M2 heavy mechanized bridge. This system is designed for river crossing along the movements of the troops. In 2015, Halych Auto-Crane Factory JSC started working on repairing and upgrading the TMM-3M in use in the Russian Armed Forces.

New KDMD armoured engineering vehicle unveiled at Army 2016
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At Army 2016, the Russian company Central Factory for the Railway Machinery OJSC presents a new armoured vehicle designed for engineering tasks, the KDMD. The KDMD engineering vehicle is designed for preparation and maintenance of roads and other ground areas, including under enemy’s fire.

Army 2016: Neptun OJSC discloses the IKR light reconnaissance hovercraft
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At Army 2016 defense exhibition, being held in Moscow region until Sept. 11, the Russian company Neptun TsKB OJSC uncovered a new light air-cushion vehicle intended for reconnaissance and engineering missions. The IKR reconnaissance ACV is currently in development.

Russia plans to field 12 Uran-14 fire-fighting unmanned ground vehicles in 2016
At Army 2016 defense exhibition, the Russian Armed Forces are for the first time presenting the new Uran-14 fire-fighting unmanned ground vehicle. The Uran-14 is a multifunctional fire-fighting robot designed for extinguishing fire on terrain and in objects by using remote-control system.

OmskTranmash’s new MMK bridge layer makes first appearance at Army 2016
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A new bridge mechanized complex made its first public appearance this week at Army 2016 International Military Technical Forum held in Moscow region. The MMK bridge layer is designed for organizing the bridge crossings with a high traffic capacity through the water and upland obstacles along the field and front-line routes of the troop movement.

Kalashnikov Concern unveils new Soratnik armed UGV at Army 2016
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As the Army-2016 international military expo, held in Moscow region until Sept. 11, opened its doors, the Kalashnikov Concern presents one of its latest creations to the public: the Soratnik unmanned combat vehicle. In conjunction with unmanned aerial vehicles, the new UGV will be able to carry out reconnaissance and provide fire support to troops.

New BMP-3 IFV with 57mm gun presented in desert pattern at Army 2016
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One year after having been unveiled during Russian Arms Expo 2015 by the Russian company Tractor plants Concern, this boosted variant of the well-known BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicle is today showcased in desert camouflage pattern at Army 2016 defense exhibition.

Army 2016: KPE displays its Bars 8x8 Infantry Combat Vehicle
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The South African company Paramount Group and Kazakhstan Enginneer are showcasing new generation of 8x8 Infantry Combat Vehicle dubbed "Barys" at Army 2016 exhibition, being held until September 11 in the Moscow region, Russia.

Army 2016: Tractor Plants Concern unveils BT-3F amphibious APC first prototype
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As the Russian company Tractor Plants Concern announced in August 2016, the newly developed BT-3F tracked amphibious armored personnal carrier is making its first public appearance at the 2nd edition of Army International Military Technical Forum, held from 6-11 september in Russia.

Army-2016: KPE highlights locally made Arlan 4x4 multirole armoured vehicle
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Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering's Arlan 4x4 multirole armoured vehicle made is second public appearance at Army-2016 exhibition in Russia. A new variant of Paramount Group's Marauder, Arlan is built for winter conditions and snow. It was designed and developed after extensive collaboration with the Kazakhstan military and rigorous trials to meet the Kazakhstan military’s specific operational requirements.

Volgograd Tractor Factory showcases updated 2S25M Sprut-SDM1 tank destroyer at Army-2016
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At Army-2016 International Military Technical Forum, the Russian company Volgograd Tractor Plant is showcasing an improved variant of the Sprut light tank, the 2S25M Sprut-SDM1. A self-propelled tank destroyer, the Sprut is currently in service with the Russian airborne troops.

Belarus and Kazakhstan will show latest innovations of military equipment at Army-2016 in Russia
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Belarus and Kazakhstan will offer their expositions at the Army 2016 international military and technical forum for the first time, Alexander Mironov, head of the Russian Defense Ministry’s Main Department for Research and Advanced Technology Support, said on Friday, February 26, 2016.