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Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Alexei Krivoruchko on Thursday checked the production of armored vehicles at the Arzamas machine-building plant of the Military Industrial Company, where, in particular, he got acquainted with the progress of work on the latest armored vehicles on the Boomerang platform

Also, the deputy head of the military department was shown the production lines of armored vehicles “Tiger”, armored personnel carriers BTR-82A and other armored vehicles.

The military-industrial company developed the K-16 armored personnel carrier and the K-17 infantry fighting vehicle on the Boomerang platform. The BTR K-16 is equipped with a combat module with a 12.7-mm machine gun, the K-17 is equipped with a combat module Boomerang-BM “with a 2A42 automatic cannon of 30-mm caliber, as well as launchers for Kornet anti-tank missiles.”

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