Land Platforms

Russia expects to receive BMPTs in March

10 January 2018

Russian manufacturer Uralvagonzavod is expected to deliver more than 10 new BMPT (Terminator) fire support vehicles based on the T-90A chassis to the Russian military in 2018, the Interfax news agency has reported.

A BMPT Terminator fire support vehicle seen during a live demonstration at Russia's Army-2017 show held in August. (Russian MoD)A BMPT Terminator fire support vehicle seen during a live demonstration at Russia's Army-2017 show held in August. (Russian MoD)

The previous Terminator 2 variant used a T-72 chassis. The vehicle has yet to be named.

Uralvagonzavod’s deputy head of special equipment Vyacheslav Khalitov told Interfax that contract work has begun, and that first deliveries are expected to begin this March.

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