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Azerbaijan purchases modern anti-tank missiles - PHOTOS

16 January 2014 [16:19] - TODAY.AZ
Azerbaijan is purchasing UMTAS and OMTAS anti-tank missile complexes from Turkey.

APA reports quoting military sources that these missiles are currently tested by Azerbaijani servicemen.

Representatives of ROKETSAN Company said that Azerbaijani servicemen highly estimated both missiles. These missiles can be used both on different vehicles and above ground.

Company officials said that one of Azerbaijani military institutions is interested in “Cirit” anti-tank missiles produced by ROKETSAN Company.

OMTAS medium-range anti-tank missile have a range of 4,000 m and UMTAS long-range anti-tank missile 8,000 m. UMTAS can also be installed on vehicles, drones, helicopters and small attack aircrafts.


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