The design Bureau develops Morozov BTR-4, consisting on arms of national guard


The military Prosecutor’s office of Kharkiv garrison in the interests of the military unit 3017 of the national guard sued the state enterprise “Kharkiv design Bureau of machine building named after A. A. Morozov” for the recovery of UAH 17.2 million for breach of contract for the supply of military products in the framework of the defense order in 2017, reported June 5, “the Economic truth”.

From the sum of compensation of 11.2 million UAH – penalties and 6 million UAH – fine.

Since the state defense order was carried out under the “classified” details about the products that you had to put in the military part of the company, were not disclosed.

“According to the records of the military unit 3017, as of 31.05.2019 SE “KMDB im. A. A. Morozov” transferred interest under the contract of the state defense order in the amount of UAH 256 925,56. This amount was transferred to military unit 3017 in the state budget of Ukraine in full volume”, – the document says.

Design Bureau is part of the concern “Ukroboronprom” and develops the BTR-4, consisting on arms of national guard.

March 6, 2019, after the corruption scandal in the defense sector, at a meeting of the national security Council and defense of Ukraine ex-President Petro Poroshenko announced the start of the procedure of complex audit of “Ukroboronprom”.

March 7, he stated that the audit of public concern will be held before the end of 2019. On 16 March, the President enacted the NSDC decision on the audit of the group.

May 15, 2019, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman instructed the “Ukroboronprom” within 10 days to complete the procedures for the selection of companies to conduct international financial audit.

The Cabinet allocated the audit of 32 million UAH.