To prevent the explosions of mortars Hammer the defense Ministry has asked the manufacturer to install new protection from double charging.
“We set the goal of manufacturers to create and install the fuse, which was not allowed, even if the human factor worked to make double loading. Why foreign mortars, there is no problem? Because everything is thought out. We need to change the technical component and constructive. This is something that depends on the manufacturer,” – said in a presidential broadcast on channel 5, head of the defense Ministry Stepan Poltorak.
The official said that the staff in turn should take responsibility for the shooting and to fulfill all the rules.
THE PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE ANNOUNCED THE CAUSE OF THE EXPLOSION OF THE MORTARS PASHINSKY
“Because, unfortunately, the second part of the problem is the implementation of security measures. The staff is well trained, it is soothing, there is excess confidence in their actions. In combat conditions this is something you can understand because the person is in an excited state, but in General it is not clear when this happens in training centers and landfills,” – said Poltorak.
Recall that in Ukraine there are already several serious incidents with mortars, which supplies the fighters in the area of environment protection state Concern “Ukroboronprom” under the influence of the Deputy from “popular front” Sergei Pashinsky. The people M 120-15 called “deadly hammer Pashinsky”. Each 120-mm mortar costs the state nearly half a million hryvnias.