Tuesday, August 30 2016 12:15 EEST
Ukraine's state arms manufacturer presents new flying vehicles 'Horlytsya' and 'Phantom'
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Prototype of a new combat unit 'Viy' was presented as well

Ukraine's state arms manufacturer 'Ukroboronprom' presented to Olexandr Turchynov the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine new unmanned flying vehicles 'Horlytsya' and 'Phantom'. It was reported by the press service of state concern, according to 112.international.

Multipurpose aviation complex 'Horlytsya' was developed at the state enterprise 'Antonov' together with other enterprises of Ukraine. It is noted that this will be the first not imported tactical unmanned flying complex, which is able to carry means of destruction, with its real flight distance of more than 1 thousand km.

Tactical multipurpose unmanned vehicle 'Phantom' is a remote-controlled armored fighting mini-vehicle. It is equipped with day and night sighting system, which enables round-the-clock fire, defeat distance is more than 1 km. Cruising distance is up to 20 km. 'Phantom' is controlled by secured radio channel or via a fiber cable up to 5 km.

'Phantom' is able to transport ammunition, evacuate the wounded from the battlefield and to perform combat missions.

As reported earlier by 1492news.com, Ukroboronprom military products have been included in the NATO Master Catalogue of References for Logistics. 

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