About this informs Russian mass media “Agency. News” with reference to documents.
According to the Russian state procurement website, this company not only continues to supply optics to Russian security forces, but also participates in the development of a new generation strategic bomber-missile carrier since 2019, writes rosZMI.
Since March 2022, the state contracts of the plant have stopped being published, but previously concluded contracts are still available.
Among the contracts – “performance of a component of the research and development work on the subject of the cipher: “Envoy-1OEP/L”, the term of the contract is 2027, the publication notes.
The cost of these works is 69 million rubles (about $711,000).
The customer of the works is the national research institute “Ekran”, which is engaged in the development of equipment for military aviation.
“Envoy” is a long-range missile-launching bomber developed by the Tupolev design bureau for the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation since 2009.
Russian propaganda reported that in the design of this aircraft, technologies and materials that reduce the visibility of the “stealth” technology will be widely used.
According to the sources of the occupiers, “Envoy” will allegedly be able to carry existing and promising strategic cruise missiles, high-precision aerial bombs, hypersonic weapons, and will also be equipped with the latest means of communication and radio-electronic warfare.
According to two other current state contracts, the factory in Serhiyiv Posad supplies the Russian Guard with binoculars and dosimeters.
In 2019, the plant supplied Ekran Research Institute with radiation warning stations that are installed on military helicopters and airplanes.
- We will remind you that in the morning of August 9, a powerful explosion rang out at the optical-mechanical plant in Serhiyiv Posad, Moscow Region, Russia. As of evening, the authorities announced 60 victims, 8 more people are considered missing.