Recently they demostrated a cavalry fighting vehicle SBRM designed at the order of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs and intended for completing recon elements. The vehicle is based on the serial STS “Tiger”.
Currently it is being tested, since 2013 they plan to start full-scale production. Its equipment and functions are impressive indeed.
SBRM searches and detects surface and flying objects with help of optic, thermal imaging, radar, acoustic, seismic, radio reconnaissance assets. It has a vehicle-borne command information system. It continually processes navigational information. Day and night it can fire detected objects.
Its other advantages: high mobility and armor protection. A crew of 4 persons can work in it with comfort.
Radar, thermal imager and TV camera.
Distantly controlled weapons platform. TV – thermal imaging module with a laser ranger + “Kord” machine gun.
The platform can be folded inside.
All the equipment can be placed in a special compartment.
Place of a UAV operator, the keyboard is waterproof
Radio station R-168-25-U2
The screen helps to aim while shooting
Sound reconnaissance system “Sova”. It shoots with accuracy to 2 degrees at a distance of 1200 m even when it fires in several directions.
The vehicle is equipped with two UAVs
A set of sensors
This is not easy to use such a vehicle, it has so many devices, so specal skills are required.