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Jane"s armoured fighting vehicle systems.

Jane"s armoured fighting vehicle systems.

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Published by Jane"s Information Group in Coulsdon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Tony Cullen and Christopher F. Ross.
SeriesJane"s yearbooks
ContributionsCullen, Tony., Ross, Christopher F.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21660379M
ISBN 100710608640

It did not enter production. The first A2 configured Boxer was delivered in June In Junethe scope was broadened to include replacements for the Phase 1 vehicles, in total vehicles were purchased under Phase 2, with all vehicles being delivered to the 2nd Cavalry Regiment in Darwin and the School of Armour at Puckapunyal over the period — Engine[ edit ] Modern AFVs have primarily used either petrol gasoline or diesel piston engines. The M2 Bradley is also equipped with a twin-tube TOW 2 anti-tank guided missile launcher, providing this vehicle a considerable anti-armor capability. The K has a hydropneumatic suspension and advanced running gear.

Swimming capabilities can be improved by the erection of inflatable buoyancy tanks. Can climb a gradient of 70 degrees. It is not uncommon for AFVs to be simply referred to as "armour" or "armor". It has some degree of protection against RPG rounds. Not only are combat vehicles not always armoured, but AFV has been the standard term used by militaries and military historians for decades. All of the armored vehicles mentioned here are well protected and incredibly deadly.

The driver sits in the conventional driver's station and the instructor is seated in an elevated position in the driver training cabin. Further information: Tank classification and Tank gun The tank is an all terrain AFV designed to fill almost all battlefield roles and to Janes armoured fighting vehicle systems. book enemy forces by the use of direct fire in the frontal assault role. But it comes down to what sources say. The Phase 3 vehicles had enhanced offensive capabilities and crew protection, including included new electric turret drives, improved thermal sights, integrated laser range finder, a second generation drive line and new suspension components. These vehicles were purchased to trial the Wheeled Armoured Fighting Vehicle WAFV concept in northern Australia, the trials were conducted by the 2nd Cavalry Regiment in —, with the subsequent report endorsing the WAFV concept, and the Army determined that the LAV was the best vehicle to fulfil the intended role of armoured reconnaissance and surveillance.


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Of the original German Army order most were delivered in A1 configuration, however 40 APC and 16 command post had been delivered in A0 configuration.

It is also fitted with a computerised fire control system, fully stabilised gunner's sight and a laser rangefinder. It is equipped with a 6. It was developed as a successor to the BMP It is claimed that the K is twice cheaper to produce comparing with American M2 Bradleythe the K offers similar level of protection, packs heavier punch and is amphibious.

RMMV presents this latest Boxer IFV internationally, these including specific demonstrations of mobility in rough and adverse terrain, HVAC heating ventilation and air condition capabilities, and live-fire events.

This IFV uses a number of advanced high-tech systems, including battle management system, internal navigation, vehicular information systems and identification system which recognizes friendly and hostile vehicles. Suspension is of the fully independent double wishbone type with coil springs.

The second prototype PT2 was rolled out and the vehicle was named Boxer. No need to mention animals, since da Vinci did not envisage animal propulsion in the sketches as they stand.The Rooikat (Afrikaans for "Caracal"; lit.

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