This is reported by Yurii Kasianoiv on his Facebook page.
"This is APC-4E after yesterday's fierce battles under Sloviansk. Armour burned by the shots from an RPG, traces of bullets and shrapnel smashed its headlights, crumpled the slat armor, punched wheel ... Shards of mines, spent cartridges, used syringe with analgesic, blood wounded soldiers, which this carrier evacuated from the battlefield. It was hot, but the APC sustained the heat and tomorrow it will again go into action", said Kasianov.
In early May, Prime Minister Yatsenyuk handed law enforcement officers serving near Sloviansk four of 42 APC-4E purchased under a special government program for the Omega Special Forces of the National Guard.
On 23-24 March 2014 10 APC-4 transferred to the National Guard of Ukraine in the near future is expected to pass 58 more cars.
APC-4 is from family line of modern Ukrainian armored personnel carriers. The concept of the armored vehicle developed in the early 2000s Kharkiv Engineering Design Bureau .
BTR- 4 is designed to transport personnel of mechanized infantry units and fire support in combat . The APC is used for equipping military units capable of conducting combat operations in various conditions, including the use ща weapons of mass destruction. The APC can be used as a basic vehicle for equipping quick reaction forces and marine corps. The APC can fulfill its tasks both by day and night , in various climatic conditions, on roads with various surfaces and in cross-country.The operating ambient temperature ranges from -40 to +55 ° C.
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