The main tactical armored patrol vehicle of intelligence units. Developed based on BRDM-1 in 1962. Produced from 1963 to 1989.
The vehicle was used by the 43rd Battalion «Patriot» of the 53rd mechanized brigade of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. In 2015, it was used in combat duty near Severodonetsk and Lysychansk towns in the Luhansk region.