BTR-82A Armoured Personnel Carrier, Russia

БТР-82А – BTR-82A New Armoured Personnel Carrier, Russia

BTR-82A – latest production version with improved armour, spall liners, more modern night vision device TKN-4GA-02, 30 mm (1 in) gun 2A72, GLONASS navigation system and a more powerful engine of 300 hp. The prototype of the BTR-82A was shown for the first time in November 2009. The Ministry of Defense of Russia has formally adopted the armored personnel carrier BTR-82A. The corresponding order was signed by Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu in early 2013. In a Syrian government TV channel report, BTR-82A is seen in battle in Syria around September 2015. The BTR-82A is an advanced 8×8 wheeled armoured personnel carrier (APC) being manufactured by Military Industrial Company of Russia for use by the armies of Russia and Kazakhstan. The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan accepted 30 new BTR-82A combat vehicles in December 2012. The vehicles were deployed with the military unit 25744. Production of the BTR-82A APCs for the Russian Army was started in September 2013.

БТР-82А — российский бронетранспортёр; глубокая модернизация БТР-80. Принят на вооружение ВС России в 2013 году. БТР-82А — модификация с 30-мм пушкой 2А72 в модуле БППУ. 2015. В конце августа 2015 года сирийская армия опубликовала видео БТР-82А. Окраска машин соответствовала используемой в российской армии. Наблюдатели предполагают, что машины были взяты из российских армейских запасов и доставлены в Сирию на российском большом десантном корабле «Николай Фильченков».

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