Russian defense industry has the technology to dramatically enhance the characteristics of domestic infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers, armored cars and BMD. So this summer during the military-technical forum “Army – 2015” in Moscow Kubinka OAO “NII Stali” presented its most advanced development.
For example, a ceramic plate to protect the light armored vehicles. Its structure consists of a protective flat SIC ceramics based on aluminum or steel substrate. This panel provides protection against small-caliber artillery shells with cores of heavy alloys caliber up to 30 mm.
For the protection of armored vehicles other panel consisting of roller ceramics based on corundum in the polymer matrix on the steel or aluminum substrate is developed. The level of protection enables to withstand B-32 armor-piercing bullets hit of caliber 14.5 mm.