Zhytomyr Armored Plant handed over to the Ukrainian Army modernized IFV's

02.04.20
Zhytomyr Armored Plant  handed over to the Ukrainian Army modernized IFV's

The Zhytomyr Armored Plant transferred to the Armed Forces of Ukraine a batch of repaired and upgraded infantry fighting vehicles within the framework of the state defense order.

In particular, according to a two-year contract from 2018, the State Enterprise "Zhytomyr Armored Plant" has transferred to the Ukrainian Army another party of seven updated infantry fighting vehicles – five BMP-1 and two BMP-2.

Zhytomyr Armored Plant  handed over to the Ukrainian Army modernized IFV's

The Zhytomyr Armored Plant is a state enterprise, part of the Ukroboronprom concern, and specialises in the manufacturing, capital repairs and modernization of armored vehicles and equipment: BMP-1, BMP-2, BMD-1, BMD-2, GM-575, GM-568, GM-578, BREM-2, BTR-50PK, BTR-D, BRDM-2. The enterprise also performs major overhaul of certain units (in particular, diesel engines UTD-20, 5D20-240, V-2 and V-6, V2-500, V-55, YaMZ-236/238/240) and also manufactures spare parts for vehicles, non-standard and park equipment for troops and repair factories.