Tuesday, December 13 2016 19:34 EET
Military
“Phantom” demonstrated its combat capabilities during freezing rain- video
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Tactical unmanned multipurpose vehicle “Phantom” represented by UOP SE “Spetstehnoeksport” – demonstrated its combat capabilities to the senior officials of the National Security and Defense of Ukraine, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine and the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

The demonstration took place during severe weather conditions – freezing rain, at Honcharivske proving ground, Chernihiv region. “Phantom” demonstrated change of position on the battlefield, gathering information relevant for operation, overruning a position to fire and hypothetical target destruction.

“Tactical unmanned multipurpose vehicle “Phantom” fulfilled all the tasks set and demonstrated its combat capabilities. In addition, target recognition, combined with modern sighting complex, allow “Phantom” delivering accurate fire under all conditions, which is a guarantee of successful combat missions,”- said the head of UOP SE” Spetstehnoeksport “Pavlo Barbul, commenting on the results of” Phantom ” demonstration.

“Phantom” capabilities allow performing a wide range of tasks. This equipment can deliver ammunition and loads across the areas that are under the threat of enemy fire, or at risk of mining, to safely and quickly evacuate wounded from the battlefield. In addition, antitank missile system mount allows “Phantom” receive nearly invisible, portable and effective means for destroying enemy’s armored vehicles.

Earlier reported “UkrOboronProm” had represented the "Phantom" - soldier of the future. The first public premiere of tactical unmanned multipurpose vehicle “Phantom” took place during the international exhibition “Arms and Security” held in October in Kyiv.