01 Feb '18, 9am

New #T90M #MBT #tank will enter in service with #Russian #army

New #T90M #MBT #tank will enter in service with #Russian #army

According to the Russian Company Uralvagonzavod, the latest modernization of the main battle tank T-90 , called T-90M will enter in service with the Russian army in the next few months. The T-90M was developed based on the combat experience of the Russian troops in Syria. T-90M during the Russian military exercise Zapad-2017 (Picture source Russian MoD) "Within months we will be able to say that T-90M will be authorized for service. The first batch will be enough for rearming a tank battalion. The state program for armaments envisages the acquisition of these tanks throughout the period it will be effective in amounts determined by the customer," Uralvagonzavod said. The testing of the new main battle tank was proceeding in compliance with the schedule authorized by the Russian Defense Ministry. The T-90M model 2017 is an upgraded variant of the export version of the T-90M...

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