China has no intention of imitation Tiger armored off-road vehicle industry was surprised that the Russian workers
Data Figure: China’s special police equipment, “Tiger” armored sport utility vehicles
Itar-Tass reported on October 26, Russia’s “military-industrial company” shares Kim, general manager of Calcutta in October 26th International Police Equipment Exhibition in Moscow, said China is Russia’s supply of parts to build using “Tiger” armored off-road vehicles. Surprisingly, China has no intention of imitation of such vehicles may be more cost-effective because the licensed production.
Russia’s “military-industrial companies,” Kim, general manager of Calcutta 26, at the Moscow International Exhibition on Police Equipment announced that this year has been to supply China with a 25 “Tiger” armored off-road vehicles of accessories, production for assembly in China. As of now there is the end of 2011 China and 2012′s “tiger” type vehicle orders. But he did not disclose the exact size of these orders. Garr King said: “To our surprise, the Chinese side without any attempt to imitate the behavior of these vehicles, we understand that they buy from us Auto Parts, where in their own assembly, and then sold to the police is more cost-effective. Which we also benefit, after all, finished vehicles and vehicle parts spread between only 5 %。”
Calcutta Gold said, “military-industrial company” plans to produce this year a total of about 200 various types of “Tiger” armored off-road vehicles , including 130 export-oriented products. Plans to increase to 300 by 2012, of which 200 for export. The current “military-industrial company” and “Tiger” armored sport utility vehicle a total capacity of 500.
Russia’s “military-industrial companies’ general manager, stressed that” Tiger “armored off-road trucks during the modern upgrades. Now the new variant “Tiger-M” has already begun to Russian supplies. In the Moscow International Exhibition on Police Equipment debut of the “tiger-6A” pickup car use, protection levels were significantly increased. Door, front glass and the chassis are equipped with extra armor plates, to ensure increased crew from small arms and landmines, anti-protective properties. Car engines also have additional armor plates. All have glass armor protection level rose by a 5 6A level. At present, “Tiger-6A” is ready to test, then will be put into mass production.
Garr King said, “Tiger” armored off-road car version of the factory, such as the SPM-1, SPM-2, etc., in which R-145BMA type command vehicles used for law enforcement and security forces, VPK- 23314 “Tiger-M”-type of special vehicles for the Department of Defense use. In addition, the “military-industrial company” in the “tiger” type based on the development from the “wolf” type of armored off-road vehicles is the most advanced model, has been called “tiger killer”, are also being tested. Although the “wolf” and “Tiger” and the tonnage of the same size, but compared to “wolf” is more advanced and is expected to gradually replace “Tiger” armored off-road vehicles. (Compiled: Shu-shan)