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The park of Armenian T-90s is expanding: announced the capture of the latest tanks from the Azerbaijani troops

The park of Armenian T-90s is expanding: announced the capture of the latest tanks from the Azerbaijani troops
Armenian troops began to replenish with the latest type of tanks. MBT T-90 enter the army not as part of purchases in Russia, and thanks to the seizure of captured equipment from the Azerbaijani military during the battles that broke out in Karabakh.

Before the escalation of the conflict, Armenia had only one T-90S tank. It was received as a prize for the successful performance of the country's team at the "Tank Biathlon" in 2014 year. Then the Armenian team, which included conscripts, won second place in the war games and was awarded the MBT as the best foreign team. The T-90S from the new reserve was delivered by the Russian An-124-100 aircraft only in 2016 year.

According to the Armenian Military Portal resource, now the fleet of Armenian T-90s has been expanded by two more vehicles. BTR-82A and BMP-2 are also awarded as trophies..

The park of Armenian T-90s is expanding: announced the capture of the latest tanks from the Azerbaijani troops
The park of Armenian T-90s is expanding: announced the capture of the latest tanks from the Azerbaijani troops

According to The Dead District, two T-90s and one BTR-82A were captured in one battle.

The park of Armenian T-90s is expanding: announced the capture of the latest tanks from the Azerbaijani troops

The armed forces of Azerbaijan include 200 tanks T-90S (according to IISS - 100 cars at the beginning 2020 of the year). Purchase contract in Russia approximately 200 MBT was signed in 2011 year, deliveries started in spring 2013 of the year. Along with them, the T-55 and T-72 "Aslan" tanks are in service. (according to IISS, respectively 95 and 244 u).

used photos:https://vk.com/armenia_military_portal ; https://twitter.com/TheDeadDistrict

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