Photo: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti
An unmanned version of the T-14 “Armata” will be presented to public soon. On Friday, February 9, RIA Novosti reported with reference to General Director of “Uralvagonzavod” Alexander Potapov. The exact date is not known.
It was assumed that the robotic version of the T-14 is created in 2018. According to the designers, the modernization of the combat vehicle was only supposed to take two years, and during that time it was necessary to create a digital device that would solve the problem based on the situation. The main problems associated with electronics “Armata”, was already decided in advance that formed the basis for robotics.
Unified heavy tracked platform “Armata” developed by Uralvagonzavod, was first presented to the public during the rehearsal of the Victory Parade in April 2015. Development is the basis for the creation of the main battle tank, heavy infantry fighting vehicle, combat vehicle support tanks, armored repair and recovery vehicle.
T-14 on the platform “Armata” — completely Russian development, the first fighting vehicle of this class from a deserted tower. In 2015 was produced pre-production batch of 20 tanks, but regular ammunition for the T-14 is still not created.
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