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Russia Ministry of Defense plans to upgrade T-80BV MBT main battle tank
 
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Russia`s Ministry of Defense (MoD), JSC Omsktransmash (a subsidiary of the Uralvagonzavod corporation), and Transport Machine-Building Special Design Bureau (Russian acronym: Spetsmash, a subsidiary of Uralvagonzavod) are planning to bring back into service T-80BV main battle tanks (MBT) and to update the combat vehicles, according to the Izvestia newspaper.
 

New AGS-40 Balkan 40mm automatic grenade launcher will enter in service with Russian army
 
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Russia`s Armed Forces are planning to bring the newest AGS-40 Balkan automatic grenade launcher (AGL) into service in 2017 after the completion of the relevant operational tests and evaluation (OT&E), according to the Director General of the Pribor scientific development and production center (a subsidiary of the Tekhmash Concern; the developer of Balkan), Yury Nabokov.
 

Russian army Southern Military District CBRN unit receives TDA-3 mobile smokescreen generators
 
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The Southern Military District’s chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) large unit stationed in the Volgograd Region has taken delivery of 10 advanced TDA-3 smokescreen generators on the KamAZ-5350 Mustang chassis, according to the district’s press office.
 

Russian army will take delivery of KAMAZ water truck ATsPT-5,6 for operations in Arctic region
 
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The Russian Defense Ministry will soon take delivery of a batch of advanced tank trucks designed for operations in the Arctic, according to the Izvestia daily. The sophisticated vehicle is designed for producing potable water and storing it unfrozen at an ambient temperature of -65°C. The Defense Ministry has been testing the unique ATsPT-5,6 Arctic Line tank truck on a KamAZ chassis under the Arctic and subarctic area development program.
 

First heavy buggy for Russian Special Forces will be presented in February next year
 
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The test sample of a big cross-country vehicle for the Russian special forces that can carry up to six armed fighters at a maximum speed of 130 kilometers per hour will be presented in February next year, aide to the head of the Chechen republic for interaction with law enforcement agencies Daniil Martynov told TASS. The vehicle is designed by the international training center for special task forces in Chechnya.
 

Reconnaissance units of Russian army has received a special version of Ratnik combat gear
 
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Reconnaissance units of Russia’s Army are receiving a special version of the Ratnik combat gear, the Russian Defense Ministry’s press office said. The Ratnik is a Russian infantry combat system similar to the French Future Soldier System FELIN.
 

New sniper from TsNIITOCHMASH will be delivered to the Russian secret services
 
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The sophisticated sniper system developed for Russian secret services has passed the official tests and been ready for full-rate production, TsNIITOCHMASH Director General Dmitry Semizorov said, showing the cutting-edge rifle to Russian Vice-Premier Dmitry Rogozin.
 

French army unveils real size scale model of new Jaguar EBRC future reconnaissance armoured
 
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During a live demonstration of the French army, Thursday, October 20, 2016, a scale model 1/1 of the new generation of 6x6 reconnaissance armoured vehicle Jaguar EBRC (Engin Blindé Multi-Rôles - Armoured Multi-roles Vehicles) was unveiled, it should enter in service with the French armed forces in 2020 to replace old ERC-90 Sagaie, AMX-10Rc and VAB HOT.
 

Engineers of Russian army Western Military District to receive Korshun mine detectors
 
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Combat engineer units of the Russian Army Western Military District’s 20th All-Arms Army, which are based in the Voronezh Region in central Russia, have received 10 advanced NR-900EK3M Korshun mine detectors, district spokesman Colonel Igor Muginov said.
 

Russian Company ZSA will test anti-mine capabilities of new K4386 Typhoon 4x4 MRAP
 
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JSC Special Automobiles Plant (Russian acronym: ZSA, Zavod Spetsialnyh Avtomobiley) will test the anti-mine capabilities of its newest K4386 Typhoon (Taifun) mine-resistant ambush-protected (MRAP) vehicles intended for Russia`s Airborne Forces (VDV, Vozdushno-Desantnie Voyska), according to the Business Online newspaper.
 

Russian Defense Ministry to finalize the tests of Sprut-SDM1 self-propelled anti-tank gun
 
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The Russian Defense Ministry is finalizing the testing of the Sprut-SDM1 upgraded self-propelled (SP) antitank (AT) gun, according to the Izvestia newspaper. The military has told the Izvestia that the weapon features, among other things, a guided system with a cutting-edge missile capable of wiping out a tank clad in explosive reactive armor (ERA) blocks set on top its own armor at a range of 6,000 m.
 

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