This is reportedby Yurii Kasianoiv on his Facebook page.
"This is APC-4E afteryesterday's fierce battles under Sloviansk. Armour burned by theshots from an RPG, traces of bullets and shrapnel smashed itsheadlights, crumpled the slat armor, punched wheel ... Shards ofmines, spent cartridges, used syringe with analgesic, blood woundedsoldiers, which this carrier evacuated from the battlefield. It washot, but the APC sustained the heat and tomorrow it will again gointo action", said Kasianov.
In early May, Prime Minister Yatsenyuk handed law enforcementofficers serving near Sloviansk four of 42 APC-4E purchased under aspecial government program for the Omega Special Forces of theNational Guard.
On 23-24 March 2014 10 APC-4 transferred to the National Guard ofUkraine in the near future is expected to pass 58 more cars.
APC-4 is from family line of modern Ukrainian armored personnelcarriers. The concept of the armored vehicle developed in the early2000s Kharkiv Engineering Design Bureau .
BTR- 4 is designed to transport personnel of mechanized infantryunits and fire support in combat . The APC is used for equippingmilitary units capable of conducting combat operations in variousconditions, including the use ща weapons of mass destruction. TheAPC can be used as a basic vehicle for equipping quick reactionforces and marine corps. The APC can fulfill its tasks both by dayand night , in various climatic conditions, on roads with varioussurfaces and in cross-country.The operating ambient temperatureranges from -40 to +55 ° C.
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