A distinguishing feature of the BMPT is that its main armament system is arranged in a superstructure mounted on the turret roof. There are two coaxially-mounted 30mm 2A42 automatic guns; 7,62mm coaxial PKTM machinegun; 4 Ataka-T ATGMs on two launchers. In addition to turret armament there are two 30mm AG-17D automatic grenade launchers mounted on fenders. Crew of the BMPT consist of 5 men.
The BMPT will deliver Russian Army in 2009-2010.