Ukraine Receives First Bars-8MMK

Ukraine Receives First Bars-8MMK 30 September, 2019

Ukrainian forces have received their first Bars-8MMK (mobile mortar complex) vehicles from Ukroboronservice, Ukroboronprom announced on its website on 25 September.

The mortars are built using NATO-compatible components within the framework of Ukraine's 2017 state defence order, which aims to modernise the Ukrainian armed forces.

The platform has a 120 mm smoothbore mortar supplied by Ukraine, and the Alakran mount enables it to be deployed and ready to fire within 35 seconds, according to Ukroboronservice.

Ukraine Receives First Bars-8MMK

Issue 86