In an important move toward bolstering Ukraine’s defense capabilities, the Ukrainian military has taken delivery of a series of state-of-the-art Canadian-made armored vehicles – the Senator MRAPs. 

With an outpouring of commendations from Ukrainian soldiers, these vehicles have proven instrumental in boosting safety during missions.

A Leap from Previous Models

Various types of Z-STS MRAP inside the Tatarstan military-industrial complex in Russia (Wikimedia Commons)

Over the years, armored vehicles have undergone significant design and technical transformations to address the varying challenges of the battlefield. 

Much like other armored vehicles of their time, the earlier iterations of the Senator MRAPs focused on basic protective measures. They ensured a foundational level of security against threats.