The defense Ministry told about the upgraded T-72B3 on doctrines “the West-2017”
On Russian-Belarusian exercises “West-2017” were tested tanks T-72B3, the latest modifications. This was reported on the website of the Russian defense Ministry on Sunday, September 17.
Tankers during the exercise, commit many kilometers marches on rough terrain with natural obstacles, conducted live firing at any time of the day and work out high-speed maneuvers.
Modernized T-72B3 is equipped with a high-performance engine, automatic transmission, rear view camera, new fire control system. In addition, tanks control system power plant, thanks to which the machine can be controlled via the display.
Also, the defense Ministry has been informed about the completion of the first phase of the Russian-Belarusian exercises. “Military authorities and units created regional grouping of troops (forces) working out the issues of command and control while repelling the attack of the conditional enemy and planning of strategic operations in the areas of responsibility,” — said the press service of the Ministry.
The second phase will be held from 17 to 20 September.