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, […]
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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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]