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Russian army to get first consignment of Armata tanks in 2015 — official

MOSCOW, November 18. /TASS/. The first consignment of the Armata main battle tanks will enter service in 2015, the deputy chairman of the military-industrial commission’s board, Oleg Bochkaryov, told the media on Tuesday.

Asked if Armata tanks would begin to be supplied next year, Bochkaryov said, “Of course, the first batch will be available next year. You will see them in Red Square on May 9 (Victory Day)."