” Ukrspecexport ” does not comment on media reports on the return to Ukraine of the third batch of BTR- 4 , sent to Iraq at the beginning of the past year

06/01/2014 Interfax-Ukraine
The state-owned ” Ukrspecexport ” neither confirms nor denies the media reports that third batch of new Ukrainian BTR-4 of 40 machines shipped to Iraq in February on the basis of test by the Iraqi employer returned to Ukraine.

However, the agency’s source in the defense sector , commenting on this information , said: “The reliability of the information can be determined within a week .”

According to him, “if the technique actually arrive in Ukraine , in accordance with the operational documentation for the contract , it will be provided with the necessary maintenance .”

On Friday, a number of Ukrainian media quoted the representative owner of the vessel , which was to deliver to Iraqi customer another batch of BTR-4, consisting of 40 machine, reported that the ship which was carrying military equipment is returned to Ukraine after a few months of downtime in the Gulf because of the unwillingness of the customer take technique because of alleged detected cracks in armour of BTR .


“Ukrspecexport” won the tender for the repair of the MiG-21 of the Ministry of Defence of Croatia

26.06.2013 UNN

The state company “Ukrspecexport” won the tender for the provision of repair and modernization of MiG-21 aircraft for the Air Force and Air Defense Forces of the Republic of Croatia, reports UNN, citing the press service of the Civil Code “Ukroboronprom.”

The corresponding decision was made at the beginning of June by the Ministry of Defence of Croatia. The tender was also attended by the company “Aerostar” (Romania).