Salyukov: T-72B3 to be upgraded and to remain in the armed forces for at least 10 years

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T-72B3, which is used by most of the teams of Tank biathlon, “will be modernized and “survive” in the armed forces for at least 10 years, the Chief of Land Forces Colonel General Oleg Salyukov told journalists.
“We have now come to the conclusion that it is necessary to upgrade these machines. They are very well-behaved and do not inferior to the West analogues. T-72B3 has very big reserve and good potential. And in terms of after modernization (it) laid before 2025 and there may be in the future. It will be improved fire control system, the engine,” the general said.

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