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In China estimated the convoy of military equipment, June 24 at the red square in Moscow parade in honor of the 75th anniversary of Victory in the great Patriotic war. The attention of the newspaper “huanqiu shibao” has attracted, in particular, the Russian “death machine”: the tanks are T-90M and T-80БВМ as well as reactive system of volley fire TOS-2.
As stated in the article, the main hero of the Victory parade in recent years has become a T-90M, which was adopted by the Russian army in the spring of this year. The Chinese publication notes that war machine, which is a modification of T-90 compares favorably with T-14 “Armata” — expensive and not yet tested in battle. The authors noticed that the T-90M has received a new dynamic of anti shaped-charge protection and a mesh screen that should allow him to survive the attack of missiles, RPGs and other weapons.
Another machine labeled Chinese specialists, was the T-80БВМ — the world’s first tank with a gas turbine engine that allows the machine to work at very low temperatures. Thanks to this engine the tank can be used including in the Arctic.
In addition, “huanqiu shibao,” said MLRS TOS-2 for the first time participating in the parade. This system has a higher capability and increased flight range 220-mm shells compared to its predecessor TOS-1 — from six to 12 kilometers. Also it is installed on truck chassis “Ural” 6×6, which provides it with higher mobility in rough terrain.
“The key point of the Victory parade is also a demonstration of new air defense systems, which include anti-aircraft missile s-350 and Buk-M3, armoured vehicle-To-4386 “Typhoon-Navy,” self-propelled anti-aircraft gun “Derivation-defense” and anti-aircraft missile and gun complex “Pantsir-SM”,” — said in the article.
Earlier it was reported that for the first time in the Victory parade in Moscow was involved in the reactive systems of volley fire “Tornado-s”, as well as the latest heavy flamethrower system TOS-2. In addition, on red square for the first time showed a modernized anti-aircraft missile and gun complex “Armour-CM”.
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