Soldiers, performing tasks in the area ATO will receive new sets of winter clothing until the end of September 2017. This was stated by the Deputy head of the Central management of clothing in the rear of VSU Dmitry Kuznetsov today at the briefing, reports UKRINFORM.
“According to the plans until the end of September this year we will complete material support “, – said Kuznetsov.
To the question regarding the number of sets of clothes Kuznetsov said that this year their number increased by 20%.
“This is very sensitive information, however, I can say that made more than a hundred thousand sets. Compared to the previous year is 20% more”, – said Kuznetsov.
According to him, the entire staff before the end of the year will receive a new winter form.
Kuznetsov said that the cost of winter set is eight thousand UAH.
“For the first time in the set of clothing, including winter jackets with better insulation, fleece jackets, winter fleece gloves with suede palm pilots, scarf “pipe”. Additionally introduced two sets of winter underwear, three pairs of winter shoes with high bertsami”, – stated in the message.
According to authorities, the lifetime of the winter form in places of permanent deployment is three years.
In the area of ATO operation are not installed, in case of damage to clothing and equipment when performing combat tasks, it is replaced.
Winter jacket of this kit can be used in a temperature range from +10 to -30 degrees.
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