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Friday, March 20, 2015

"Ukroboronprom" started mass production of anti-tank systems analogue of US Javelin, which is also called "Scythians".

Ukrainian anti-tank systems analogue of US Javelin Sturga-P, which is also called "Scythians".

 "Ukroboronprom" started mass production of anti-tank systems analogue of US Javelin, which is also called "Scythians". 
Ukraine has found an alternative to the American anti-tank missiles, which can be produced in Ukraine.
Ukrainian army in desperate need of anti-missile systems to combat Russian invaders. Such complexes Javelin should have supply us the United States. But this issue has become blocker in the negotiations between Ukraine and America. And domestic designers have offered to start production of analog weapons at its plants.
"Ukroboronprom" has already begun mass production of  anti-tank systems "Stugna-P", which is also called "Scythians". This complex has the same characteristics in comparison with the American prototype.
"Stugna-P" was named after a small river near Kiev, which design engineers  fond very nice place to rest. Professionals worked in the State Design Bureau "Luch".
The complex was designed back in 2010. Its base version is a launcher which is fixed on a tripod. Also there is a container for missiles, laser aiming, remote control. With this panel remote contro, the operator can control the launch at a safe distance.
"We have already begun mass production, - the general director of public concern" Ukroboronprom "Roman Romanov. - Systems "Stugna-P" have already been ordered by the Ministry of Defense and the National Guard. Now these anti-tank systems have already begun to arrived to army units, as well as parts of the MVD, involved in ATO in Donbass region. "