Ukroboronprom told about the news: light helicopter «lion 1» and the mortar of calibre of 120 mm Hammer

Power structures of Ukraine presented the latest easy evacuation helicopter «Leo-1», razrbotki which was initiated by specialists of the State enterprise «ukroboronservice», which is a part of «Ukroboronprom».

As have informed in a press-service of the civil code, the demonstration of the flight capabilities of a helicopter took place at the airport «Chaika» near Kiev.

«Ukroboronprom» expects the adoption of the APU Ukrainian version of the 120 mm mortar

«Light helicopter LEV-1 complies with standards of airworthiness rotary-wing machines normal category PA-27. New development is able to quickly evacuate the wounded and injured to specialized medical care, to deliver operational specialists (military, civilian) to the scene, patrols and search and rescue operations, to transport up to 500 kg of cargo. Experts also noted that the helicopter can be equipped with light weapons», — stated in the message.

The helicopter has 3 seats in the cab and 2 specially equipped emergency box with flanges, made by single-rotor with tail rotor. The underlying platform «Lion» is a helicopter Bell-47. Novelty equipped with the engine GTD-350 (mounted on MI-2) with a full life between repairs.

For landing and takeoff of the helicopter, due to its high maneuverability, small size and light weight, do not need equipped Playground. These qualities allow him to lift the wounded or injured person from almost any scene, noted in «Ukroboronprom».

Another advantage is the possibility of flight «Lion» at exorbitantly low altitudes, low noise and small area of the lateral projection reducing the likelihood of detection and destruction of the enemy helicopter during task execution.

«Leo-1» successfully presented its flight opportunities for representatives of the Ministry of defense, Ministry of internal Affairs, SBU, national guard, border guards and others, have added in a press-service GK.

«Ukroboronprom» expects the adoption of the APU Ukrainian version of the 120 mm mortar

In the state concern «Ukroboronprom» expect the adoption of the armed forces of Ukraine Ukrainian version of a mortar of calibre of 120 mm, created by developers included in the state concern PJSC «Plant Mayak» (Kyiv) on the basis of mortar ammunition of the Soviet Ukrainian B «the Hammer» is currently undergoing state tests.

As reported on Tuesday 6 October, the press service of «Ukroboronprom», the development of the Plant «Mayak» has already attracted positive reviews military and technical experts.

«Now there are state tests of mortar. According to their results, «Hammer» should be on the armament for the Ukrainian army, and the factory «the beacon» is ready to manufacture the necessary amounts», — stated in the message.

New 120 mm «Hammer» equipped with a modern sight MUM 706M, has a special fuse on the muzzle part from double loading. Weight in firing position — 210 kg Rate of fire mortar rounds — 12 rounds/min, range enemy targets more than 7 km.

For the firing of 120-mm mortar rounds used high-explosive mines all modifications from any 120-mm mortar systems.

According to earlier developer data, 120 mm Hammer meets the challenges of import substitution: the new artillery weapons created using only Ukrainian materials and components.

PJSC «Plant «Mayak» specializes in the development, manufacture, realization, repair, modernization and disposal of armament and military equipment, carrying out and realization of scientific-research and design-experimental works on development and introduction into production of new products. The factory developed a special combat modules for the import of armored vehicles HMMWV and Saxon.

Earlier it became known that «Ukroboronprom» in the near future will start production of 120-mm mortars and armored vehicles «Dozor-B».

Ukroboronprom told about the news: light helicopter «lion 1» and the mortar of calibre of 120 mm Hammer 06.10.2015

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