Post Tagged with: "Main Battle Tank"

Russian Armata Tank to Enter Testing in November

Russian Armata Tank to Enter Testing in November

The prototype of Russia’s next generation Armata main battle tank is ready for testing, which will begin by November, the head of the Russian Tank Forces said Saturday. “The prototypes will be unveiled soon at an exhibit in Nizhny Tagil, […]


Iraq takes delivery of final batch of US tanks

Iraq takes delivery of final batch of US tanks

Iraq’s military took delivery of nine American M1A1 Abrams tanks, the last in an order of 140 that it has received over the past two years, the US embassy in Baghdad said in a statement on Wednesday. The tanks, which […]


India Tests Upgraded Arjun Tank

India Tests Upgraded Arjun Tank

India has started testing a deeply modernized version of its domestically-developed Arjun main battle tank, The Times of India newspaper reported. The trials of the Arjun Mark II main battle tank (MBT) began at the Pokhran field firing range in […]


33 Years of Excellence: The Merkava Main Battle Tank

33 Years of Excellence: The Merkava Main Battle Tank

The Merkava (English: Chariot) is the main battle tank of the Israel Defense Forces. It is widely considered to be one of the best tanks in the world, and is perfectly suited for the needs of the IDF. The initial […]


Upgraded LEOPARD 2 Main Battle Tanks Delivered to Canada

Upgraded LEOPARD 2 Main Battle Tanks Delivered to Canada

MUNICH/BERGEN, Germany: Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) handed over the first of 20 Leopard 2 A4M CAN modernized battle tanks to the Canadian armed forces yesterday, October 7th 2010. The roll-out took place in the presence of the Canadian military representative, Vice […]


Venezuela to reinforce troops on Colombia border with Russian tanks

Venezuela to reinforce troops on Colombia border with Russian tanks

Mexico: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has announced plans for the deployment of new Russian-made tanks and combat helicopters on the border with Colombia. Ties between Venezuela and Colombia deteriorated last August after Washington signed a deal with Bogota allowing U.S. […]


Russian military denies existence of new super-tank

Russian military denies existence of new super-tank

MOSCOW: The Russian military has denied the existence of a new-generation main battle tank (MBT) based on T-80 design and featuring explosive reactive armor and a box-shaped turret. The Russian media has recently resumed discussion of the secret tank, dubbed […]


 
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