This July 5, said Interior Minister Arsen Avakov, according to the press service of the Interior Ministry.
price of one set is 19 thousand.
“We tested the first batch of imported because abroad, body armor and helmets. they were acquired for 80 million. according to a special contract in one of the manufacturers that supply these remedies for NATO forces, “- said Avakov.
He said the money was selected based on the National Security Council decision, and after the adoption of the law on the abolition of import duties and VAT for military protection, the contract were able to save 20 million USD.
According to the Interior purchased vests 4-5 class with a high degree of protection.
“protects not only from bullets but from the fragments., this vest can be different kompanuvaty, it has round protection but also the rapid removal in case of an injury,” - said the representative of the Research Institute for MIA Maxim Movchan.
In addition, according to Avakov, MIA has made a number of orders for technical equipment.
“behind me 5 KrAZ were obtained for a large contract, which concluded with the factory Natshvardiya ZK. It will be a whole range of modifications. both ordinary cars to transport personnel and domestic cars and a fully armored, “- said the head of the Interior Ministry.
All weapons are currently based on domestic producers: KrAZ, armored “Watch” Kharkov plant production, BTR-3 BTR-4.
Furthermore, the Government has decided that by the end of the year will be obtained protection for aircraft . Particular those that protect it from MANPADS.