Russian tank on heavy tracked platform T-14 “Armata” in the pre-test worked without a crew. About it reports RIA Novosti news Agency.
Former head of the main armored Directorate of the defense Ministry Alexander Shevchenko believes that the uniqueness of the unmanned version of the tank is to have an open digital architecture. It was she, according to him, creates a “framework for robotics armored vehicles”.
Earlier it was reported that India has expressed interest in buying Russian tanks on the platform “Armata”. At the moment, Russian experts decide which items of equipment are the latest machines can be exported.
In July 2018, Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov said that Russia’s Armed forces do not tend to massively purchase a T-14 because of their high cost, preferring to increase the combat potential of the military equipment due to its modernization.
Working on universal tracked platform “Armata” was conducted in 2009-2015. The contract of the Ministry of defense and Uralvagonzavod expects delivery in the period from late 2018 until the end of 2021 132 machines created on the platform “Armata” (T-14, BMP-T-15 and T BREM-16).