Mobile dirt missile complex “YARS”
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Due to the difficult economic situation Podolsk Electromechanical plant is not able to timely supply the equipment for missile complexes “YARS”. In this regard, rostec ask to deploy duplicate production
Moscow Institute of thermal technology (MIT) faced problems in the performance of the state defense order for the supply of Autonomous launchers mobile ground missile complex “YARS”, writes “Kommersant”. The publication has reviewed the letter head of the mit Sergei Nikulin on the name of the first Deputy of the General Director of state Corporation rostec Vladimir Artyakov, which States that due to the difficult economic situation and problems with creditors Podolsk Electromechanical plant (PEMZ) is not able to timely supply the equipment for hydraulic systems launchers “Yarsa.”
According to Nikulin, PEMZ is in the verge of bankruptcy, and the supply of equipment, co-executor of which he is not carried out from June 2016. “This has put in jeopardy the fulfillment of government defense order”, — stated in the letter from the head of the Institute. With this regard, the leadership of mit asked the state Corporation “rostec” to deploy duplicate production at the Kovrov Electromechanical plant (KEMZ). However, this, according to Nikulina, will require the preparation of production for 1.5 years.
At the time of publication of the material contact Sergey Nikulin “Kommersant” has failed, as in “assistance” from the official declined to comment. However, several sources in the industry said that the management of the Corporation with a letter reviewed.
In turn, the interlocutors of “Kommersant” close to “Rostechnadzor”, argue that Kemp is ready to undertake manufacture of equipment for hydraulic systems launchers “Yarsa”, however, this would require to amend the contract, as a contractor in this part is “PEMZ-Spetsmash”. “Let’s wait for the court decision, and then we will think how to correct the situation. Without “Yarsov” the Armed forces will not remain”, — said a top Manager of one of the industrial enterprises.
PC-24 “YARS” — Russian solid-propellant Intercontinental ballistic missile developed by the Moscow Institute of thermal technology. In the future, “YARS” to replace ICBM PC-18 and PC-20, and together with the “Topol-M” to be the basis of shock grouping of the strategic Missile forces (RVSN).
Until the end of 2016 the strategic missile forces had to get 20 new Intercontinental missile “YARS”, the defense Ministry said. The Department also noted that by 2022, the share of modern missile systems need to reach 100%.