BTR-82A today recognizable in all parts of the globe, this car managed to become our calling card. I would not like to name specific countries, but I can say that we deliver abroad several hundred BTR-82А per yearsaid Krasovitsky.
Responding to a question about the prospects for the modernization of armored vehicles, the general director noted that "starting with 2019, all the BTR-82А will be bundled with a thermal sight, which will allow to hit targets at any time of the day."
The BTR-82A is a deeply modernized version of the BTR-80. On the inner surface of the machine body is installed a multi-layer anti-splinter protection made of synthetic material. The BTR-82А is equipped with a unified electric-powered combat module and a two-plane weapon stabilizer. Main weapon Modules - 30-millimeter cannon, there are two more machine guns.
To improve team control, the machine is also equipped with modern means of communication and the Tron-1 topographic orientation system.