Peru

Summary: Procedure Research, Design, Training & Support
Client: Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA)
For: NPA & Peruvian Air Force
Dates: 2014 – present

  • Training on extraction, disassembly and safe processing of Russian cluster bombs & submunitions
    • RBK-500 AO-2.5RT
    • RBK-250 PTAB 2.5M
    • RBK-500 ZAB-2.5
    • RBK-250 A0-1SCh
  • Research & procedure development for Spanish BME 330 cluster bomb & SNA, CH and AP submunition variants.
  • Research & investigation into the ageing effects on MANPADS and SAMs.

Fenix has been working with NPA and the Peruvian Air Force (FAP) to develop safe and suitable demilitarisation processes for the FAPs stock of air delivered cluster munitions. This included research and development of specialist procedures for several weapons systems followed by detailed training and monitoring of the process provided in country by Fenix specialists.
Fenix has also been working alongside NPA and FAP to support the safe destruction of legacy Man Portable Air Defence Systems (MANPADS) and Surface to Air Missiles (SAM) within the Peruvian stockpiles. This work has included a detailed study on the impact of ageing on these systems to support a suitable and effective destruction plan.