Ukraine to develop its own missile system by 2011

11:33, 24 January 2007
787 0

Budget-2007 stipulates funding of AFU development

Ukraine plans to develop its own missile system by the year 2011.

Commander-in-Chief of the Ukrainian Land Force general lieutenant Valeriy Frolov claimed this after exercises in the Khmelnytska Oblast, according to the Ukrainian Defense Ministry’s press-service.

“We expect to get a modern missile system of a native production by the year 2011”, he said.

At the same time, V.Frolov added: “this will happen under condition of a sufficient and rhythmic financing”.

According to V.Frolov, the budget of the year 2007, for the first time during the last years, stipulates funding of the Armed Forces development.

If you see a spelling error on our site, select it and press Ctrl+Enter