Ukrspetsexport State Enterprise, which is a part of Ukroboronprom, shipped the BM Oplot tank to a customer.
The Oplot battle tank is a medium tank manufactured by Ukraine’s Malyshev Plant in Kharkiv. The tank is designed to hit all types of ground (surface) and low-flying air targets at low speeds under firing countereffort. Performing a wide range of combat missions becomes possible in different climatic, meteorological and road conditions over a wide temperature range from -40°C to +55°C, relative humidity of up to 98% at +25°C, altitude of up to 3000 m above the sea level and air dustiness close to actual operating conditions.
General Director of Ukrspetsexport Vadym Nozdrya noted that the tank left for the United States as part of a contract for manufacturing and shipment of this combat vehicle between the special exporter and the American customer. The tank featured in a modern advanced configuration and is completely ready for operation.